PhD Position in Bird Ecology at Palacky University in Czech Republic

Posted: May 22, 2017 in Apr-Jun Deadline, Czech Republic, Europe, PhD
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A PhD Position is available in Bird Ecology at the Department of Zoology and Laboratory of Ornithology Faculty of Science, Palacky University. PhD student will join a team working on the research project entitled ‘The use of RFID technology for monitoring of cavity-breeding birds’.

Palacký University, Olomouc is the oldest university in Moravia and the second-oldest in the Czech Republic. It was established in 1573 as a public university led by the Jesuit order in Olomouc, which was at that time the capital of Moravia and the seat of the episcopacy.

Course Level: Position is available for pursuing PhD programme.

Study Subject: Position is available in Bird Ecology

Scholarship Award: ca 950 euro per month

Scholarship can be taken in the Czech Republic

Eligibility: Applicants must have master’s degree.

Nationality: Students from North America and Europe are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement: 25 euro. Then tuition fee 4000 euro per year

Entrance Requirement:

  • MSc in Biology, with a specialization in Animal Ecology or Zoology
  • Proficient knowledge of English (ability to write scientific papers, B2 or higher)
  • Experience with data analyses
  • Experience with the work on the birds in the field will be an advantage

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirement: B2

How to Apply: Applications, including a letter of motivation detailing research interests and experience, a CV, a list of publications (if any), a summary of MSc thesis, and a letter of recommendation from an academic referee, should be sent to Miloš Krist (e-mail:

Application Deadline: The application deadline is June 19, 2017.

Scholarship Link

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