[Taxacom] Ph.D. position available at University of Florida
ncellinese at flmnh.ufl.edu
Mon Dec 14 10:51:28 CST 2009
A Ph.D. fellowship is available at the Florida Museum of Natural
History and in the Department of Biology, University of Florida, under
the supervision of Dr. Nico Cellinese. The successful applicant will
work on the systematics, evolution, and biogeography of Mediterranean
Campanulaceae. This work will contribute to a large species-level
phylogeny and analysis of pattern of endemism in the Aegean area.
Active interaction with international collaborators and extensive
fieldwork in the Aegean Archipelago and surrounding areas are
expected. Candidates must have a strong interest in systematics and
evolutionary biology, and prior laboratory experience (e.g., molecular
techniques including PCR, cloning, sequencing, etc.) is required.
Interested students must apply as soon a possible, at least by
uploading their CVs and a letter stating that they will send the rest
of the application to Ms. Karen Patterson, Dept. of Biology, in early
January. All guidelines can be found at http://gradschool.ufl.edu/students/application-and-admission.html
. For any additional information, please contact Dr. Nico Cellinese ncellinese at flmnh.ufl.edu
, tel. 352-273-1979.
Nico Cellinese, Ph.D.
Assistant Curator, Herbarium & Informatics
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Florida Museum of Natural History
University of Florida
354 Dickinson Hall, PO Box 117800
Gainesville, FL 32611-7800, U.S.A.
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