Applications are invited for a PhD in terrestrial ecology, in the School of Biological Sciences, to commence in May 2018 or as soon as possible after.
Applicants should have a strong background in terrestrial ecology with experience in tropical rainforest ecology, food webs and climate change experiments. Applicants need an enthusiastic attitude to extended field seasons.
Essential: • Masters (or equivalent honours degrees) with a strong research component in terrestrial ecology • Tropical field work experience • Strong academic performance
Desirable • Molecular skills • Plant and insect identification skills • Written publication record
Applicants from all countries are eligible to apply.
Applicants should contact Dr Louise Ashton ([email protected]) to discuss their eligibility. Applicants should then send an up-to-date CV, three references and a statement of research experience and interests to Dr Louise Ashton ([email protected]).