PhD Opportunities

PhD opportunities within the Centre for Integrative Ecology (CIE):

The CIE has several vacancies for intelligent and creative PhD candidates that want to work at the forefront of ecological sciences. Besides considering any immediately available PhD positions under “Current Vacancies” or the research topics listed below, we also encourage candidates to develop their own projects within CIE’s framework.

Candidates interested in the research topics below should lodge a Research Scholarship application with Deakin University (for more information click here).

Deakin’s Research Scholarships are valued at approximately A$ 23,700 per annum and the program will not incur any tuition fees if completed within the appropriate time frame.

All candidates are encouraged to contact their putative Deakin supervisor or the director of the centre (d.driscoll@deakin.edu.au) before application. In your communication please include a brief CV and a statement on your research interests.

The research topics listed below provide you a flavour for the subjects that we are working on and for which we seek applicants. We also encourage candidates to develop their own projects within CIE’s framework.

Proposal titles (in no particular order)

See also Current Vacancies page for a more positions including PhD projects.