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PhD Opportunities

This lists details the PhD projects that we are aware of. They are by no means exhaustive and the institutions listed, and others, may well be offering additional projects. Further details for many of these projects are already available on institutional websites. Note that application deadlines can be as early as January, and interviews usually take place during the period January-April.

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Institution: Ghent University (Belgium)
Supervisor(s): Thijs Vandenbroucke (UGent – palaeontology), Poul Emsbo (USGS – ore geology), Pat McLaughlin (IGS – chemostratigrapy)
Funding Status: Funding is in place for this project
Description: Applications are invited for a four-year PhD researcher position investigating the palaeobiology and environmental implications of teratologic microfossils during Silurian extinction events. The position is fully funded by the Research Foundation, Flanders (FWO, and forms part of a new project by an international consortium, involving researchers at Ghent University, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and the Illinois Geological Survey (IGS). More information...
Expiry Date: Thursday, September 1, 2022