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MSc thesis on mercury contamination in arctic fox at Fraunhofer IME

The Fraunhofer IME and the German Federal Environment Agency jointly offer a MSc thesis on mercury contamination in arctic fox.

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Overlooked but decisive: a review on fungicide risks in aquatic systems

In this post, Jochen Zubrod reports on their recently published paper “Fungicides – an overlooked pesticide class?”.

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12 PhD positions in Environmental Sciences at Uni Koblenz-Landau

We are offering 12 PhD positions to assess aquatic-terrestrial interfaces under anthropogenic stress as part of the research training group “SystemLink” based at Campus Landau.

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Closing the gap between intention and reality in pesticide risk assessment

In this post, Ralf B. Schäfer talks about their recently published policy paper in which they suggest a new framework for pesticide authorization that meets the goal of protecting biodiversity.

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PhD opportunity in Aquatic Ecology at Uni Koblenz-Landau

The Institute for Environmental Sciences at Campus Landau is looking for a PhD student in aquatic ecology for a project on the impact of salinization on desert rivers.

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1-year position in Ecological Modelling at Ghent University

The Laboratory of Environmental Toxicology and Aquatic Ecology at Ghent University is offering a 1-year project on population models to improve ecological risk assessment of nickel.

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PostDoc position in terrestrial/freshwater ecology at Senckenberg

The Senckenberg Nature Research Society is looking for a PostDoc researcher in terrestrial or freshwater ecology in cooperation with the Faculty of Biology at the University of Duisburg-Essen.

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Associate Professor position in Water Quality Science at Coventry University

Coventry University in UK is hiring an associate professor in water quality science within its Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience.

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Landau students visit the 8th Annual SETAC YES Meeting

Sebastian Pietz reports about this year’s SETAC YES Meeting (= Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry’s Young Environmental Scientists Meeting), which was held in Ghent, Belgium, from February 5-10, 2019.

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PostDoc position on Molecular Community Ecotoxicology at Eawag

The Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag) is hiring a PostDoc in Molecular Community Ecotoxicology for research on aquatic biofilms.

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