The scholarship is open to Australian and New Zealand (domestic) candidates.
Applicants must already have been awarded a first-class Honours degree or hold equivalent qualifications or relevant and substantial research experience.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate:
- strong research and analytical skills
- good written and verbal scientific communication skills.
- A good understanding of the field of ecology and background in biodiversity conservation.
- Ability to work as part of a research team, to liaise effectively with private landowners and conservation agencies.
- Proven ability to work individually in remote locations, including supervising volunteer field assistants.
Please email Prof Menna Jones and provide a cover letter, CV and academic transcripts.