Open call for applications for scholarship – Project AQUADAPT

The Forest Research Centre (CEF) of Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA) is opening a tender for the attribution of a Scholarship to PhD students within the scope of the project “AQUAPT – Climate change-proof ecosystems for sustainable management”.

The overall objective of the work plan is to examine the climate-induced vulnerability of freshwater fish in riparian ecosystems in semi-arid regions.

The grant is financed by the 3rd Promove Program, Fundação La Caixa, for the development of the work plan entitled “Climate-induced vulnerability of fish from semi-arid riparian ecosystems” and is under the guidance of Dr Ana Filipa Filipe.

The student should have an appetite for fieldwork, have a good understanding of ecological processes and basic knowledge of freshwater fish ecology. Knowledge about species conservation and/or water resources management is welcome.

The call is open till the 14th of February.

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