Competitive funding of tuition fee, research costs and stipend (£15,009 tax-free, 2019-20) from the NERC Doctoral Training Partnership “Adapting to the Challenges of a Changing Environment” (ACCE, View Website ). ACCE – a collaboration between the Universities of Liverpool, Sheffield,and York – is the only dedicated ecology/evolution/conservation Doctoral Training Partnership in the UK.
Applications (CV, letter of application, 2 referees) by email to [email protected] deadline: January 8th 2020. Interviews in or after the week commencing : 10th February 2020. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed for only one project from the ACCE partnership.
Saccheri, I. J., Lloyd, H., Helyar, S. & Brakefield, P. M. 2005. Inbreeding uncovers fundamental differences in the genetic load affecting male and female fertility in a butterfly. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 272: 39-46. doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2004.2903
Oostra, V., Saastomoinen, M., Zwaan, B. J. & Wheat, C. W. 2018. Strong phenotypic plasticity limits potential for evolutionary responses to climate change. Nature Communications 9: 1005. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-03384-9