PhD Positions in Plant Ecology, Technische Universitat Munchen - Germany

Two open PhD-positions in Plant Ecology and Plant Pathology are being advertised at Technische Universität München, Freising, Germany.

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.

Complete applications (in English or German) should be sent to contact persons below.

Position 1 Plant Pathology

This allocation module will be used to identify similarities or differences in resource allocation between the various host-pathogen interactions.

Contact persons:

Prof. Dr. W. Oßwald,
Dr. F. Fleischmann
Tel: 08161-714577,

Position 2 Plant Ecology

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.

Contact persons:

Prof. Dr. R. Matyssek,
Dr. Häberle, PD
Dr. T. Grams
Tel: 08161-714575,

Department Address:

Technische Universitat Munchen
Department of Ecology
Am Hochanger 13
D-85354 Freising

For more information see: PhD Positions in Plant Ecology, Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany:

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