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Academic Assistant position at GhEnToxLab, Ghent University

The GhEnToxLab at Ghent University is hiring an academic assistant with good knowledge of ecology and ecological modeling, who will also be able to work toward obtaining a PhD degree.

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“Daily Poison, Pesticides” – New popular science textbook

In this post, Carsten Brühl introduces a new popular science book by Johann Zaller, titled “Daily Poison, Pesticides – an Underestimated Danger”. The book sheds light on the usage and environmental effects of pesticides, written for scientists and non-scientists alike.

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Fungicide exposure induces sensitivity differences in aquatic life stages of frogs

In this post, Carsten Brühl and Elena Adams explain the background to their new published paper on amphibian sensitivity at different aquatic life stages and acute effects from aquatic fungicide exposure.

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PostDoc position in Multiple Stressor Ecology at Oxford University

The Department of Zoology at Oxford University, UK, is hiring a PostDoc researcher in multiple stressor ecology for three years, beginning in January 2021.

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PostDoc position in Ecological Modelling at Lund University

Lund University in Sweden is recruiting a 2-year PostDoc researcher in ecosystem service modelling.

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PhD position in River Ecosystem Management at Senckenberg

Senckenberg Gesellschaft für Naturforschung (SGN) and the Natural History Museum Frankfurt are jointly looking for a PhD researcher in river ecosystem management with focus on an ecotoxicological evaluation system for running waters.

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Online lecture on “Carbon Dynamics in Running Waters: From Water-Air Interface to Sediments”

The Quantitative Landscape Ecology Group and the Graduate School SystemLink from the University of Koblenz-Landau would like to invite you to an online lecture by Dr. Pascal Bodmer on 9 November 2020.

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PHOTOPUR Online-Symposium: 2 Days of Ecotoxicology, Wastewater & Green Technologies

The PHOTOPUR project is inviting you to a free scientific symposium on the treatment and evaluation of pesticide-contaminated wastewater using green technologies, hosted online on Zoom on December 9 and 10, 2020.

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PhD position in Ecology, Ecoinformatics & Computational Tools in Portugal

The Centre of Molecular and Environmental Biology at the University of Minho, Portugal, is looking for a PhD researcher with expertise in ecology, ecoinformatics, and computational tools.

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Chemicals cross boundaries: New book highlights the water-land interface

In this post, Mirco Bundschuh and Ralf Schulz talk about a new book on contaminants and ecological interfaces, edited by Johanna M Kraus, David M Walters (both USGS) and Marc. A Mills (US EPA).

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