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Oportunidades / Job offers

Applied Stream Ecology

The Stream Ecology Group, Laboratory of Applied Microbiology of the University of Applied Sciences and Arts (SUPSI) and the Laboratory of Aquatic Insect Ecology of the Universidade Vila Velha (UVV) have opened a PhD and a Post-Doctoral position in Applied Stream Ecology on an international project that is part of the programme of Joint Research Projects (JRPs) for collaborations between Switzerland and Brazil. The project aims at elucidating the effects of degradation of riparian vegetation on biodiversity and ecosystem processes in stream food-webs.

  • PhD Position

Location: Stream Ecology Group, Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Dr. Andreas Bruder (SUPSI, Mendrisio, Switzerland).

More details about this position can be found here (file download).

  • Post-Doctoral Position

Location: Laboratory of Aquatic Insect Ecology, Dr. Marcelo Moretti (UVV, Vila Velha, Brazil).

More details about this position can be found here (file download).

Apply by: 29 February 2020 (for both positions).

Further information can be obtained from SUPSIs Stream Ecology Group webpage, UVVs Laboratory of Aquatic Insect Ecology webpage, and directly from Dr. Andreas Bruder ( or Dr. Marcelo Moretti (

Project Funding

Swiss National Science Foundation - SNSF

Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development - CNPq

Research Foundation of the State of Espírito Santo - FAPES

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