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Course on using GUTS models in risk assessment in Wageningen, Oct. 16-18, 2019

Wageningen University & Research offers the hands-on training course “Using the General Unified Threshold Model of Survival (GUTS) in risk assessment of plant protection products” in Wageningen from October 16-18, 2019.

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PostDoc position in Environmental Chemistry at Umeå University

Umeå University in Sweden offers a PostDoc position to address water treatment implementation challenges, with focus on developing biochar adsorbents.

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Scientist Position in Sediment Ecotoxicology

The Swiss Centre for Applied Ecotoxicology is seeking an environmental scientist with a strong background in sediment ecotoxicology for their group located in Lausanne.

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EFSA calls for trainees in Parma, Italy

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA), based in Parma, Italy is opening positions for trainees in all units and departments.

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PhD position on microplastics in freshwater foodwebs at SLU

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Department of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment, is offering a PhD position in ecology to investigate the impacts of microplastics on the structure and function of freshwater food webs.

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Join us in Landau for the 23rd annual meeting of SETAC GLB!

In this post, Jochen Zubrod announces this year’s annual meeting of SETAC GLB in Landau on September 4-6, 2019.

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Does the treatment of contaminated groundwater with a nanoscaled zero valent iron-based remediation agent increase or decrease the environmental risk?

In this post, Mirco Weil reports on their recently published paper “Environmental risk or benefit? Comprehensive risk assessment of groundwater treated with nano Fe0-based Carbo-Iron®.”

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Free IIES Graduate Student Online Seminar Series on Environmental Topics

The International Institute for Environmental Studies (IIES) and the Trent University Environmental and Life Sciences Graduate Program offer the free “International Graduate Student Online Seminar Series” on environmental science topics running every other week from May 15, 2019 until July 31, 2019.

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PostDoc in theoretical community ecology at University of Namur

University of Namur in Belgium is offering a PostDoc position in theoretical community ecology.

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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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