Experimental Evolution of Thaumarchaeota
Dr C Gubry-Rangin, Prof J Prosser
16 April 2019
The fundamental aim of this project is to determine the process of adaptive diversification and associated trade-offs in fitness, by studying microbial evolution experimentally.
Unlocking the Toolbox of Soil Bacterial Biomarkers
Dr D Read, Dr J Bendle
31 March 2019
A wide range of environmental information from both terrestrial and marine realms is required from palaeoclimate archives to better understand the climate system and to provide a palaeoclimatic context for predictions of future rates of climate change.
Managing ash dieback disease using soil amendments including biochar
Dr F Rayns, Dr K Dehnen-Schmutz
18 March 2019
Coventry University (CU) is inviting applications from suitably qualified graduates for a fully-funded PhD studentship. Ash dieback is an emerging disease that causes leaf loss and crown dieback in affected plants, often leading to tree death.