PhD Research position at the NIOO-KNAW and GELIFES: Evolutionary responses in seasonal timing to a warming world

The PhD student will be appointed at the University of Groningen but the research will be carried out at the Animal Ecology Department of the Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) in Wageningen in close collaboration with the Chronobiology unit at the University of Groningen. Deadline: 10 December.


  • you should have an MSc or equivalent in Biology or a related discipline, preferably with a strong background in Evolutionary Ecology, Ecological Genetics or Evolutionary Physiology
  • you are expected to have an excellent academic record (list of examination marks from your university study) and be curious, creative and ambitious
  • you should be able to write scientific articles and reports (to be proven by your graduation thesis or another comparable report) and be fluent in English both in writing and speech.

How to apply
You may apply for this position until 10 December 23:59 h / before 11 December 2017 Dutch local time by means of the application form (click on "Apply" below on the advertisement on the University of Groningen vacancy website).

The preferred starting date will be 1 February 2018.

The interviews will be held on Wednesday 20 December 2017 at the NIOO in Wageningen.

Read more and apply.


Published Nov. 13, 2017 1:10 PM - Last modified Nov. 13, 2017 1:10 PM