-The applicant should have a university degree with a background in palaeobiological and organismal evolutionary biology, preferably with an interest in broader palaeobiological and/or evolutionary topics. -Applicants with skills in microscopy, image analysis and database management are particularly welcomed. The applicant is expected to have a good knowledge (spoken and written) of the English language. – The holder of a PhD-student position shall primarily devote her/his time to their own research and study. – Other departmental work, such as educational or administrative duties can be part of the position up to 20% of a full-time position. – The Ph.D. position is for four years where financing for the first year will be a postgraduate study grant (utbildningsbidrag) and during the following three years as an employee of the university as a Ph.D student (doktorandtjänst). -Local guidelines at Uppsala University determine the salary.
Scholarship Deadline: February 21, 2012
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