10 Doctorate Projects in the Department of Forest and Ecosystem Science in partnership with the Department of Sustainability and Environment at University of Melbourne’s in Australia-2011
Study Subject(s):Forest ecosystem science Biodiversity, Water, Carbon, Vulnerability, Socio-Economic
Scholarship Provider: University of Melbourne’s
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
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Eligibility: -Expressions of interest are sought from enthusiastic and dedicated, First Class or 2A Honours students.
– All expressions of interest should include a 500 word personal statement outlining which research area is of interest to you, a detailed CV, transcript of all academic degrees and contact details for two referees.
-Ideally applicants will be excited about field-based ecological research.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Description: The University of Melbourne’s Department of Forest and Ecosystem Science in partnership with the Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE) have established a new $10M research program that will examine the effects of climate, management, and disturbances on forest ecosystem processes at landscape scales.All PhD projects will involve field-based, experimental and modelling approaches, and will benefit from the team-based approach and considerable infrastructure underpinning the broader program. Students will receive a laptop computer, access to research assistance, and support for conference and training opportunities.
How to Apply: Online or by Post
Scholarship Application Deadline: 15 August 2011 for international applicants and 31st October 2011 for local applicants (AUS citizens and permanent residents)