The Faculty of Biosciences, Fisheries and Economics is pleased to offer PhD fellowships in Arctic Zooplankton Diversity Related to Functional Traits at UiT The Arctic University of Norway for the academic year 2022/2023. The aim of PhD project will focus on the diversity of functional traits to understand the dynamics of Arctic zooplankton by analyzing functional traits for existing data on Arctic zooplankton communities collected within the Nansen Legacy and ECO TIP projects. Developing a model to gain knowledge on how copepod traits and the environment. The University of Tromsø and The Arctic University of Norway is a state university in Norway and the world’s northernmost university. Located in Tromsø, Norway, it was established by an act of parliament in 1968 and opened in 1972. It is one of ten universities in Norway. The University of Tromsø is the largest research and educational institution in Northern Norway and the sixth-largest university in Norway. UiT Norway’s Arctic University is a broad-based university contributing to knowledge-based development regionally, nationally and internationally. The Arctic University of Norway is ranked 351 in the World University Rankings by Times Higher education. It has an overall score of 3.7 stars, according to student reviews on Studyportals and living experiences at universities from all over the world.
Applications must be received by 15th August 2022.
The university will provide all the following benefits: