Prof. Frida Ben-Ami
The research focuses on understanding the consequences of global warming and extreme weather conditions on the spread of diseases and the ecological significance of these changes. The work will be carried out using the model system Daphnia-microparasites (bacteria and microsporidia).
- School of Zoology
Open Research Positions
How do parasites cope with extreme climate?
May 22 2023
About the position:
The successful candidate will use a combination of experimental evolution, field approaches and molecular work to generate new and refined predictions regarding the virulence of parasites that spread into new habitats
Application Deadline: August 30, 2023
- Creative thinking
- Background in evolutionary biology or ecology – an advantage
- Analytical skills and good knowledge of statistics -an advantage
- Communication and writing skills in English
- Good work ethics