Job: PhD student

Title PhD student
Agency, Location Univ of Canberra, Australia
Categories Student
Job # 9834
Salary $AUS26000 tax exempt (25000 in fees also covered)
End Date 1/31
Responsibilities

Conduct landscape genetic research on selected freshwater taxa of the Murray-Darling Basin. The project will use DNA markers generated via NextGen sequencing to investigate fine scale population structure relative to contemporary influences on dispersal, (such as dams) at the local scale and historical influences at the regional scale centered on the upper Murray River.
Include concise statements with your background, interests and the knowledge, skills and attitudes you would bring to the team. Where you would see yourself career-wise in 5 years, later in your career and how this degree fits in with your aspirations. Provide contact details of two academic referees and your Curriculum Vitae.

Qualifications

First class honours, masters or equivalent demonstrated through publication

Contact

Prof. Bernd Gruber at below email.

Email bernd.gruber@canberra.edu.au
Link http://www.appliedecology.edu.au/index.php