In this post, Maximilian Meyer reports on his recently published paper “Agricultural mulching and fungicides—impacts on fungal biomass, mycotoxin occurrence, and soil organic matter decomposition”. The research question was – “Does plastic mulching mitigate fungicide effects in soils?”Continue reading
Syngenta Crop Protection AG and Wageningen University jointly offer a PhD position in terrestrial ecotoxicology to model the exposure and effects of pesticides and other stressors on soil organisms.Continue reading
In this post, Kai Riess and Verena Rösch highlight a long-term pot experiment to evaluate the effects of anthropogenic stressors on native plants, soil organisms, and rhizosphere properties.Continue reading
In this post, Verena Sesin talks about her visit at the 2nd IIES Graduate Students Forum Asia themed “Soil Contamination & Remediation and Water Contamination & Management” in Hong Kong from November 1-3, 2018.
The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) is hiring a PostDoc for modelling microplastic fate and transport in agricultural soils and surface waters withing its Department of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment located in Uppsala.
The Research Centre for Toxic Compounds in the Environment (RECETOX) at Masaryk University, Czech Republic, is hiring a total of four PhD students in projects on nanopesticides and conazole fungicides.
The Group General and Theoretical Ecology of University of Bremen is offering a post-doc position with focus on soil ecology and ecotoxicology. Continue reading
RWTH Aachen is currently offering a Full Professor (W2) position in Chemodynamics and Environmental Toxicology of Bio- and Geomaterials.
BASF is searching for two terrestrial ecotoxicologists, one working on birds/mammals and one on soil organisms. Continue reading