Limnologie - die Lehre von den Binnengewässern


Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung (SGN) and the University of Duisburg-Essen
The Department of River Ecology and Conservation at Senckenberg (Gelnhausen) in cooperation with the Faculty of Biology at the University of Duisburg-Essen jointly invite application for a

PhD Scholarship Funding (Stream Ecology)

In a joint research project (Bavarian Forest National Park, University of Bayreuth, University of Dresden, Helmholtz Center on Environmental Research, Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt) funded by the Glaser Foundation on “The influence of landscape variables on concentration, quality and effects of dissolved organic carbon in the Bavarian Forest National Park", 4 PhD students will work on different topics (hydrology, biogeochemistry, stream ecology).

A detailed description of the tasks, the personnel requirements, employers offerings and the terms of application are given HERE (Link to pdf).
Application deadline is February 21st, 2018


Universität Köln - University of Cologne
Job announcement

Cologne Biocenter, University of Cologne
PhD position – Freshwater Plankton Biodiversity

At the Cologne Biocenter, a 3-year, DFG funded PhD project is available within the priority programme SPP1704 “DynaTrait” for a research project on Trait-related feedback dynamics in natural plankton communities. The project involves field work (mesocosm experiments), laboratory experiments and analyses in the laboratory using methods of analytical chemistry and molecular biology.
Applications should be in English and include a cover letter, C.V., and names and contact-details of two references.
Please submit applications electronically to until February 2nd, 2018.
Please find the details in this LINK (pdf).