Postdoctoral Fellowship in Forest Ecology with STRI and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Deadline for submission: 31 December 2015, after which position will remain open until filled.
The Asian School of the Environment (ASE) at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, in partnership with the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) invites applications for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in forest ecology. We encourage applicants from a broad range of disciplines that intersect with ecology including evolutionary biology, molecular phylogenetics, microbial biology, biogeography, soil science, and plant physiology. Research will be based at ASE and will take advantage of one or more of STRI's CTFS-ForestGEO research sites in Asia.
To apply, send a single PDF file containing a cover letter with an overview of the proposed research, CV, contact information for three references, and a realistic research budget, not to exceed $15,000 USD. Applicants should also submit two relevant publications or manuscripts. Send materials to Kristin Powell, CTFS-ForestGEO Program Manager, at ForestGEO@si.edu
Applicants should consult with CTFS-ForestGEO, STRI or ASE scientific staff before submitting a final application. The starting date is flexible; earlier start dates are preferred.
For further information on the position, contact Stuart J. Davies (firstname.lastname@example.org
The annual stipend is $65,000 USD. Awards are based upon merit, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age or condition of handicap of the applicant.