BPD Uevora na Cátedra Biodiversidade
Biological Sciences

QuerCom: Environmental controls of community structure and ecosystem function: an assessment with cork oak (Quercus suber) communities in the Iberian Peninsula

Admission requirements

PhD in Ecology or related area. English as a first or second language is required. Essential skills are:

  • Excellent statistical programming skills in R or equivalent
  • GIS
  • Clear spoken and written communication skills in English
  • Knowledge and demonstrated expertise in species distribution ecology and/or community ecology.


Experience of working with one or more of the following is also required: species distribution modelling, community distribution modelling, functional traits, ecosystem services, biological invasions, landscape ecology, biogeographical analyses. A strength in collaborative and interdisciplinary research is highly desirable. Previous experience working with plants would be an advantage.

De 20.02.2014 a 14.03.2014
Cátedra Rui Nabeiro para a Biodiversidade