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We have 21 pest control PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

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OP2316 The impact of climate change on the spread of invasive pests in UK treescapes: mathematical insights

NERC ONE Planet DTP. The loss of biodiversity due to the spread of destructive tree diseases and invasive pests within our forests and urban treescapes is having an enormous environmental, economic, and social impact. Read more

Understanding the role of animals as predators of disease vectors: An overlooked ecosystem service?

A mountain of evidence in the scientific literature suggests that biodiversity provides important ecosystem services for humans. One aspect that has been particularly well studied is agricultural pest control, where animals such as birds and bats are often known to save farmers hundreds of dollars per hectare per year. Read more
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Eastbio Unravelling the mechanisms of plant-driven degradation of crop protection compounds

The advent of synthetic, organic crop protection compounds (CPC) during the first half of the 20th century provided a new level of efficacy in pest control for agriculture and vector borne diseases, improving food production and disease prevention around the world, a need that continues today. Read more
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EASTBIO: Experimental evolution of the immune response in a spatial context

This fully funded, 4-year PhD project is part of a competition funded by the. BBSRC EASTBIO Doctoral Training Partnership. Human activities are leading to a rapid reorganization of biodiversity, with many species shifting their ranges in response to changes in temperature, land use, and under human-assisted dispersal. Read more

Wider benefits of the National Pollinator Strategy

  Research Group: Applied Ecology Research Group (AERG)
Research Group. Applied Ecology Research Group. (AERG). Proposed supervisory team. Dr Alvin Helden. Dr Tom Ings. Several other members of Biology staff with interest in this subject area could be part of the team e.g., Dr Peter Brown and Dr Sarah Hart. Read more
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EASTBIO: Optimising invasive species control to reduce zoonotic disease risk and agricultural losses in Madagascar

This fully funded, 4-year PhD project is part of a competition funded by the. BBSRC EASTBIO Doctoral Training Partnership. Invasive alien species (IAS) cost a global minimum of US$46 billion annually, including huge agricultural losses and damage to human health and wellbeing. Read more

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