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15 PhD positions in river flow regulation

Euro-FLOW, a European training and research network for environmental FLOW management in river basins under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions (Innovative Training Network; ITN), is offering 15 PhD positions in different European Countries. Within Euro-FLOW, 15 early-stage researchers will develop new theoretical and … Continue reading

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12 PhD positions: Management of Climatic Extreme Events in Lakes Reservoirs for the Protection of Ecosystem Services

Applications are invited for 12 Early Stage Researcher (ESR) PhD studentships on a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action European Joint Doctorate Innovative Training Network (ITN). Environmental perturbations to lakes and reservoirs occur largely in the form of episodic climatic events. These range from relatively short … Continue reading

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16 PhD postions in Hyporheic Zone Processes

HypoTRAIN – Hyporheic Zone Processes – A training network for enhancing the understanding of complex physical, chemical and biological process interactions Project Duration: 1/2014 – 12/2017 Hyporheic zones are key compartments for the functioning of aquatic ecosystems. As dynamic and … Continue reading

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PhD position in Fish Migration & Evolutionary Ecology

Movement is a fundamental and ubiquitous feature of animals, and the movement of individual organisms is integral for many vital ecological and evolutionary processes. Animal migration is one of nature’s most spectacular forms of animal movement and has a long … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Researcher in River Ecology

Eawag, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, is a Swiss-based and internationally networked aquatic research institute within the ETH domain (Swiss Federal Institutes of Science and Technology). It is committed to the ecologically, economically and socially responsible … Continue reading

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2 PhDs: Bridging biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in dendritic networks: a meta-ecosystem perspective

The Altermatt lab at the Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies (IEE) of the University of Zurich (UZH) and the Department of Aquatic Ecology of Eawag, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, has a vacancy for two … Continue reading

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Courses in Switzerland :”Riverwatch: active for living rivers”

Countless rivers and streams have been obstructed and straightened in the last 200 years. For several years, however, a change in thinking is going on and rivers or streams are  revitalized frequently.  For some years now, the Riverwatch projectof the … Continue reading

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