PhD Fellowship Available - (Weed Population Ecology and Control)
A PhD fellowship is now available at University of Canterbury,
New Zealand ([Only registered users see links. ]) to work on the project "Ecology and
control of Tradescantia fluminensis in natural ecosystems in New
The successful applicant will work under the supervision of Dr Dave
(University of Canterbury) in collaboration with Drs Shona Lamoureaux,
Graeme Bourd˘t (AgResearch, [Only registered users see links. ]) and Simon Fowler
Research, [Only registered users see links. ]). The student should have a
and/or interest in plant population ecology and ecological modelling.
addition a sound understanding of differential calculus and linear
would be an advantage.
The fellowship will cover a student stipend of NZ$25,000 per annum, all
university fees, and a suitable research budget, for a period of three
years. It is open to applicants from New Zealand and from overseas
countries, but the cost of airfares to/from New Zealand is not covered.
Please see [Only registered users see links. ] for further details
project or contact Dr Dave Kelly ([Only registered users see links. ].nz).