Opportunities with the group

We are recruiting! Thanks to the support from the Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) and the Polish National Science Centre (NCN) several positions are becoming available, with the preferred start this summer.

We offer an opportunity to join a dynamic, expanding, well-funded research team in a rapidly developing field, actively involved in global collaborations, and led by an experienced full-time researcher skilled in all aspects of the planned work. You will learn cutting-edge research techniques and acquire transferable skills, while networking with Polish and international colleagues. We also offer long-term contracts, competitive salaries, and flexible schedules.

Open positions:

Postdoctoral researcher

Evolution of Auchenorrhyncha nutritional symbioses

Full-time, 48-month position within the NCN project The evolutionary dynamics of the symbioses of Auchenorrhyncha, with the preferred start during fall 2019. The Postdoc will lead the survey of the nutritional endosymbiont co-diversification and replacements across the diversity of Auchenorrhyncha. Initially, they will participate in specimen acquisition and method development. Later, they will focus on the phylogenomic analyses of the endosymbiont replacement patterns, and comparative genomics analyses of the symbiont genomes.

You can find the details here. The applications are due by 26th July 26, 2019.

Funded positions opening soon:

If you want to know more, get in touch!


A technical position within the NCN project The evolutionary dynamics of the symbioses of Auchenorrhyncha, for approximately 15 months, intended as a part-time assignment for an expert in the identification and systematics of hemipteran insects, but open to candidates at all career stages. The Entomologist will lead sorting, curating, and the identification of large numbers of hemipteran insects from around the world.

Also, consider applying for independent funding to work with us. Opportunities include:

Interested? Let me know!