Candidates with a strong background/interest in modeling approaches, carrying a degree (Diploma/MSc) in Ecology, Botany, Forestry or related disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.
Experience in modeling or model application and statistical evaluation will be advantageous.
The successful applicants will use a mechanistic plant simulation model (PLATHO) which has been developed within the SFB 607 during the last 9 years.
Position 1 Plant Pathology
This allocation module will be used to identify similarities or differences in resource allocation between the various host-pathogen interactions.
Prof. Dr. W. Oßwald,
Dr. F. Fleischmann
The subject of this work is an integrative assessment of cost/benefit relation in woody and herbaceous plants. The central aim is whether carbon allocation in plants follows common principles regarding resource uptake, investments, and maintenance.
Prof. Dr. R. Matyssek,
Dr. Häberle, PD
Dr. T. Grams
Technische Universitat Munchen
Department of Ecology
Am Hochanger 13
For more information see: PhD Positions in Plant Ecology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany: http://www.sfb607.de