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What are the environmental and socioeconomic effects of using Bti for mosquito control?

In this blog, Carsten Brühl and his co-authors are introducing a review paper on the environmental and socioeconomic effects of mosquito control in Europe using the biocide Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis (Bti) that is an outcome of a workshop held in Landau.

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Tropical Ecotoxicology and Exchange with Costa Rica

In this post, Lara Petschick, Sebastian Stehle and Carsten Brühl share their experiences when visiting Costa Rica to establish a collaboration on Tropical Ecotoxicology with colleagues from the University Nacional in Heredia.

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Spotlight on Students: Our new blog series will showcase students in Ecotoxicology

We are launching a new series to highlight the variety of student research and experiences in the field of ecotoxicology around the world. Students will have the chance to share their stories in an interview-style blog with our community.

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PostDoc position in Environmental Chemistry / Ecotoxicology at Stockholm University

Stockholm University is hiring a PostDoc in environmental chemistry focusing on exposure and effects of chemical mixtures in sediment living organisms.

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Junior Professor in Computational Life Science at RWTH Aachen

RWTH Aachen University is hiring a junior professor (W1, tenure track) in computational life science and environmental sciences.

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Graphing Ecotoxicology

In this article, Jakob Wolfram talks about their recent publication “Graphing Ecotoxicology: The MAGIC graph for Linking Environmental Data on Chemicals”. This work detailed how a novel database structure was used to manage, aggregate, and harmonize different environmental databases in order to address large-scale environmental issues.

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PhD position in Biodegradation of Micropollutants at CNRS

The French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) is hiring a PhD student to investigate biodegradation of micropollutants in groundwater aquifers, located in Strasbourg.

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2 PhD positions in Bioanalytical and Mechanistic Environmental Toxicology at Masaryk University

The RECETOX Centre of Masaryk University in the Czech Republic offers 2 PhD positions within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie European Training Network “Best chemical risk assessment professionals for maximum Ecosystem Services benefit (PRORISK)”.

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Several master theses in the DFG Research Training Group SystemLink

The Research Training Group SystemLink at University of Koblenz-Landau, funded by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), currently offers several master theses.

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Congrats! Stefanie Allgeier has completed her Ph.D. on environmental effects of mosquito control with Bti

In December 2019, Stefanie Allgeier successfully defended her Ph.D. on environmental effects of mosquito control with Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis (Bti).

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