We are seeking a curious and enthusiastic PhD student to work with questions relating to the functional consequence of changes in marine biodiversity. Merit-wise, curiosity and enthusiasm are as important as grades. Model system: the marine intertidal. Apply by Jan 17th.
If you want to have a look at key papers relevant to the project, please have a look at the following:
Isbell et al. 2017, Nature (general overview paper about biodiversity and ecosystem functioning, BEF)
Bracken et al. 2017, Ecology (a marine BEF experiment)
Gamfeldt et al. 2015, Oikos (a marine BEF meta-analysis paper)
Gonzalez et al. 2020, Ecology Letters (overview about BEF across scales)