PhD position - Silvicultural management options to enhance forest resilience // 5 July 2021The Chair of Silviculture, Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, University of Freiburg, is looking for a highly motivated and co-operative person with a strong background in forest ecology, silviculture, forest inventory, or related fields, for a PhD position on Silvicultural management options to enhance forest resilience. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated his/her ability to successfully carry out relevant research, data analyses and communicate the results. Experience in publishing in scientific journals is desirable. The applicant should be able to independently plan and undertake field sampling, coordinate work with other project partners and compile and analyse large data sets. A strong statistical background and experience with R and systematic reviews/meta-analysis are desirable. A strong command of English is indispensable. For international candidates, knowledge of German (or a willingness to learn) would be beneficial to enhance the experience of living and working in Germany.
Institution: University of Freiburg, Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, Chair of Silviculture, https://www.waldbau.uni-freiburg.de/front-page-en?set_language=en
Closing date: 5 July 2021
Duty station: Freiburg, Germany
Contact: Professor J Bauhus, juergen.bauhus(at)waldbau.uni-freiburg.de