Phd Student

Universities and Institutes of Poland
September 25, 2022
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  • Organisation/Company: Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
  • Research Field: Biological sciences › Biodiversity Biological sciences › Zoology Environmental science › Ecology Environmental science › Global change Environmental science › Natural resources management Environmental science › Water science
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 25/09/2022 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • Location: Poland › Poznań
  • Type Of Contract: Other
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • Is The Job Related To Staff Position Within A Research Infrastructure?: Yes
  • The work of the scholarship holder will be carried out as part of the international research project ResPond - Managing and Restoring Biodiversity and Ecosystem Service of Temporary Pond Habitats, financed under the Biodiversa / BiodivRestore program.

    Description of tasks:

    1. Preparation and conducting experiments (both in the field and in the laboratory) on the functioning of temporary water ecosystems.

    2. Analysis of the data collected during the conducted experiments.

    3. Active participation in the preparation of manuscripts of scientific publications.

    4. Participation in the preparation and meta-analysis of archival and literature data on the protection of pond and wetland habitats.


    The PhD student will receive a scholarship from the funds of the National Science Center, from the budget provided for in the BIODIVERSA UMO-2021/03 / Y / NZ8 / 00095 project in the amount of 4,265.45 PLN gross for the 30 months (afterwards, transfer to financing from subsidy is available). It is possible to obtain an additional scholarship for scientific achievements (including a pro-quality grant, IDUB, rector's scholarship, POWER program scholarships, etc.).

    Start date: October 2022

    Selection process

    The selection process has two stages. In the first stage, a preliminary assessment of the documents sent will be performed. Selected candidates will be invited to an interview, it will be possible to have such an interview remotely, using the MS Teams platform.

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    Offer Requirements
  • Biological sciences: Master Degree or equivalent

    Environmental science: Master Degree or equivalent

  • ENGLISH: Good


    A master's degree in biological sciences, environmental protection or in a related field.

    Good command of spoken and written English.

    Specific Requirements
  • Strong interest in nature conservation (especially related to the wetland and aquatic ecology).
  • Experience in conducting research in the field of environmental biology.
  • At least one work published in a peer-reviewed journal or documented active participation in conferences, seminars or scientific workshops.
  • Analytical skills: the ability to formulate research questions, plan experiments, and analyze data obtained in the course of research.
  • Motivation for research, both experimental and theoretical. A passion for nature and a positive attitude to carrying out field work. Willingness to learn and develop skills in topics related to the project.
  • Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań
  • Department: Faculty of BIology
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https:// www.
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  • Country: Poland
  • City: Poznań
  • State/Province: Wielkopolska
  • Postal Code: 61-712
  • Street: Wieniawskiego 1
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