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.
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.
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:
- Polish National Science Centre (NCN) grant competitions suitable for your career stage;
- Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) Ulam Program for international postdocs interested in working in Poland;
- European Commission (Maria Skłodowska-Curie) Individual Fellowships for postdocs;
- European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) fellowships
- And others!