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  Fully-funded ARIES PhD studentship – Evidence based decision making for reintroduction success: translocating threatened prey reptiles into an endemic predator-packed system in Mauritius
  Dr R McCrea
Application Deadline: 8 January 2019
This studentship will be based in the Institute of Zoology, London and will be affiliated with the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Kent.
  Evolution of Influenza Viruses - prediction of possible future antigenic variants
  Prof D Smith
Applications accepted all year round
Evolution of Influenza Viruses. Centre for Pathogen Evolution. Department of Zoology. University of Cambridge. Project summary. Our research focus is to design and develop analytical, computational, and mathematical methods to understand the fundamental processes that govern the evolution of influenza viruses.
  Invasive infectious disease, climate change and amphibian conservation: current and future threats to Sardinian amphibian biodiversity
  Dr T Garner, Prof R. Griffiths
Application Deadline: 8 January 2019
Supervisors. Prof Trent Garner (Institute of Zoology). Prof Richard Griffiths (University of Kent, Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology).
  Mating systems, sexual selection and the role of immunity in survival of male and female shorebirds
  Prof T Szekely, Dr Gotz Eichhorn
Application Deadline: 28 February 2019
Project Description. Why do males live longer in some species whereas in others the males die faster than the females? Mortalities of males and females are often different, although the causes of sex-biased mortalities are often obscure.
  Comparative analyses of kin selection and sexual selection in cooperative breeders
  Prof A Griffin, Dr C Cornwallis
Application Deadline: 25 January 2019
The last 30 years have generated hundreds of papers of data on cooperative breeding species revealing bewildering diversity in behaviour and form.
  Cooperation in natural and experimental populations of bacteria and insects
  Prof S West
Application Deadline: 25 January 2019
Cooperation occurs at all level of biological organisation. Genes cooperate to form genomes, bacteria cells cooperate to overcome their hosts, and animals form cooperative societies.
  A Tidal Clock: Circadian and Circatidal Rhythms in a Marine Intertidal Crustacean
  Dr D Wilcockson
Application Deadline: 17 January 2019
This project is part of a competition funded through the Aberystwyth University ’AberDoc’ scheme (https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/fees-finance/uk-eu/research-competition/) and is in collaboration with Leicester University (Professor Bambos Kyriacou) and Cambridge MRC-LMB (Dr Michael Hastings).
  Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Programme in Epidemiology, Evolution and Control of Infectious Diseases
Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Programme in Epidemiology, Evolution and Control of Infectious Diseases. Fully funded Wellcome Trust and MRC studentships available for entry in October 2019.
  Functional morphology and variability of the auditory system - frameworks in the search for human speech evolution
  Dr A Stoessel
Application Deadline: 31 January 2019
The capacity for vocal communication using speech is a unique characteristic of modern humans and its origin during human evolution remains obscure.
  Fossiliferous Amber as a Portal into Ancient Greenhouse Ecosystems of Southern Australia: the Paleogene Gondwana Connection
  Mr J Stilwell
Applications accepted all year round
A PhD position is available to work with Associate Professor Jeffrey Stilwell at Monash University, School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment, in Melbourne, Australia in collaboration with national and international palaeontologists.
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