The Blue-Green Biodiversity 2020 is a new initiative between WSL and eawag (Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology). Please find more information on our homepage at: press release BGB2020 . In the frame of this initiative within the research group ‘Conservation Biology’ of the research unit ‘Biodiversity and Conservation Biology’ of WSL, we are searching for one year (possibility of extension), with a start between August and October 2020 a
You have a PhD in biology, ecology or environmental sciences, with a strong background in insect ecology and/or biodiversity research, data management and statistical analyses. Ideally, you are familiar with statistical models to relate temporal and spatial changes to environmental predictors, and you have experience with large datasets. You have demonstrated the ability to publish own research in isi-journals and ideally also in outreach publications. You are very ambitious and motivated, are used to a high standard of independent, structured and careful work, and demonstrate a high level of team spirit.
Please submit your complete application online to Michèle Bucher, Human Resources WSL, by uploading the requested documents through our webpage. Applications via email will not be considered. For further information, please contact Kurt Bollmann, kurt.bollmann(at)wsl.ch. The evaluation process will start in July 2020, but the position will remain open until filled. WSL strives to increase the proportion of women in its employment, which is why qualified women are particularly called upon to apply for this position.