Postdoc Position in Ecotoxicology (Ecology) at Lund University: The Faculty of Science organizes research and education within Biology, Astronomy, Physics, Geosciences, Mathematics, Chemistry and Environmental Sciences. Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology is offering applications from eligible candidates for filling up the position of Postdoctoral fellow in landscape ecotoxicology to take responsibility for coordinating and executing lab and field work, set up study systems, communicating with farmers, beekeepers and authorities, use available data to parametrize individual based bumble bee models and lead analysis and writing scientific publications.
About the Position: selected candidates will work in the project “Exposure and Effects of Chemical Mixtures on Bees (MixToxBee) – Supporting Pesticide Monitoring and Bee Risk Assessment”. The aims of this research in to quantify bees’ exposure to pesticide mixtures and evaluate effects on individual bees and bee populations, using experiments and modelling.
Fellowship: As per norms.
Duration: 2 years full-time, fixed-term employment
Educational qualifications: Interested and eligible candidates must have PhD degree in ecology, ecotoxicology, physical geography, environmental science, agricultural science or similar with a strong background in research on environmental consequences of pesticide use and land use change, Experience of conducting ecotoxicological studies, landscape ecological studies, work with geographical information systems having excellent skills in written and verbal communication in English and a driver’s license. Candidates with experiences of using the NetLogo modelling environment and studies of pollinators will be preferred.
Closing Date: 08.Mar.2020 11:59 PM CET
How to apply: Interested and eligible applicants may apply online mode through the given link by or before 08.Mar.2020 11:59 PM CET along with résumé/CV, including a list of publications, description of past research and future research interests, contact information of at least two references and copy of the doctoral degree certificate, and other certificates.
Contact Address: Maj Rundlöf, Researcher, +46 46 222 95 61, firstname.lastname@example.org
My Geborek, Human Resources Coordinator, +46 46 222 48 53, email@example.com
|Subject areas||Ecology, Ecotoxicology, Physical Geography, Environmental Science, Agricultural Science|
|Fellowship||As per norms|
|Eligibility||PhD Degree in relevant area|
|Deadline||08.Mar.2020 11:59 PM CET|
For more information: For detailed announcement and instructions for submission of application, eligibility requirements, other terms and conditions, please visit the link given below.