Doctoral studies and research at the department are carried out within our research areas.
Our doctoral studies address those who have a genuine interest in biological and environmental sciences. It will give you deeper knowledge in your chosen area, and also the tools to independently formulate problems and critically judge the results. You will experience an exciting and instructive period of time that in most cases is completed with a doctoral degree.
To be eligible to do doctoral studies at the University of Gothenburg, you must satisfy both general and special entry requirements.
The University of Gothenburg has gained an international reputation through success in several disciplines, in both advanced basic research and applied research.
Every PhD Student shall have a main supervisor with good knowledge of the subject for the studies. The main supervisor and the PhD Student should work in the same premises.There should be at least one assistant supervisor, who assures a broad competence within the subject concerning the studies.
All available positions are announced in the job application portal:
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Blogg from a course on systematics and taxonomy on Greenland. The course is a cooperation between Scandinavian universitys with several participants from BioEnv.