Job announcement
University of Greifswald, Zoological Institute and Museum

PhD Position in Animal Ecology

Application deadline: 15.03.2017

A PhD position is available at the Zoological Institute and Museum, University of Greifswald. Starting date: May 1st 2017; duration: 3 years; salary scale: TV-L 13, 50%.

We invite applications from highly motivated candidates with passion for and experience in research related to animal responses to anthropogenic environmental change. Successful applicants will (1) hold a M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in biology or another relevant discipline, (2) have a solid background in ecology and evolution, (3) experience with experimental designs in ecology and according statistical analyses, and (4) an excellent command of the English language.

To apply please send an email to Prof. Dr. Klaus Fischer ( before March, 16th 2017 and refer the following reference number: 17/Wi02. Please attach a single PDF file to this email including a (1) cover letter, (2) scientific CV including copies of all degrees, (3) motivation letter including personal research interests, (4) contact details of two academic referees, and (5) the abstract of the latest thesis.

The University of Greifswald is an equal opportunity employer. Application expenses cannot be refunded by the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. The official version of this advertisement is published on the university’s homepage.

Prof. Dr. Klaus Fischer

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