The University of Zurich is inviting applications for three-year PhD studentship in Veterinary Medicine / Biology / Palaeontoloy.
The University of Zurich, located in the city of Zürich, is the largest university in Switzerland, with over 26,000 students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine and a new faculty of philosophy.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in Veterinary Medicine/Biology.
Scholarship Award: Salaries are according to standards of the Swiss National Science Foundation.
Eligibility: For the position, a completed veterinary /or biology /or palaeontology education is required. The successful candidate will perform a long-term feeding experiment in sheep, which will not only include participation in animal husbandry but also visual imaging and dental casts, techniques in nutritional and dental wear analyses, statistical evaluations as well as the use of literature and publication activity in the English language, as part of a team investigating tooth wear.
How to Apply: Written applications (by regular mail or sent as a single pdf via email attachment) including a CV, copies of all relevant diplomas, credentials, certificates and publications, the name and contact details of three references, and a brief statement about career goals should be sent, before September 15 2016, to
Eveline Huber, Clinic for Zoo Animals, Exotic Pets and Wildlife
Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Zurich
Winterthurerstr. 260, 8057 Zurich, Switzerland