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PhD opportunity: The ecological strategies of ants (La Trobe University)

Closing 15 March DESCRIPTION: A PhD scholarship is available investigating the ecological strategies of ants.….... Read more


PhD Scholarship: Biodiversity Values of Saline Ecosystem Restoration in Western Australia (Edith Cowan University)

Closing 15 March 2021 Supervisors:  Dr Rob Davis and Dr Eddie van Etten (ECU) ECU….... Read more


PHD scholarship – Harnessing Microbes to Boost Drought Tolerance in Grasses (Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment)

Closing 31 March Grasslands are vulnerable to increasing intensity and frequency of drought and new….... Read more


Threatened Species Thursday Series 2020

Every year on September 7, National Threatened Species Day is commemorated across Australia to raise….... Read more


PhD Scholarship: Soil biology and on-farm ecosystem services: quantifying the benefit to farmers (La Trobe University)

Closing 11 March A full PhD scholarship is available to an outstanding candidate with a….... Read more