Tag: paleoecology

BES Palaeoecology Special Interest Group

The British Ecological Society is preparing for the launch of a new “Palaeoecology”¬†Special Interest Group (SIG) at the Annual Meeting 2018 in Birmingham. As part of the launch there will be a Thematic Session at the Birmingham meeting entitled “Advancing our understanding of long-term…

Job: Assistant/Associate Professor in Palaeoecology & Vegetation Dynamics

New Assistant/Associate Professor position advertised for the Palaeoecology group “down the road” at Utrect University. Closing data: 31/03/2018 To find out more and apply click¬†here. Find out about Palaeoecology in Utrecht click here.  

Tribute to Daniel Livingstone and Paul Colinvaux

Mark Bush and I are proud to announce that a tribute to Prof. Daniel Livingston and Prof. Paul Colinvaux has recently been published in Quaternary Research. Dan and Paul were both pioneers of tropical pal(a)eoecology and both died in the spring of 2016 ….

Job: Post-doctoral researcher in Palaeoecology

Job: Post-doctoral researcher in Neotropical Palaeoecology Location: Institute for Biodiversity & Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam Duration: 3 years Deadline for applications: 15 January 2018 We are seeking to recruit a Neotropical palaeoecologist to join the recently funded “The past peoples of Amazonia: Assessing…

Success for BSc project students

This year 15 (fifteen!) bachelors students completed their research projects in palaeoecology based within the Department of Ecosystem & Landscape Dynamics at the University of Amsterdam. The students had a variety of backgrounds with the majority coming from the BSc Biology and the BSc…

Vegetation History & Archaeobotany

I am delighted to report that I have recently been appointed as an Associate Editor for the journal Vegetation History & Archaeobotany (VHA). The journals scope is global and covers Quaternary environmental and climatic change, with a specific focus on the Holocene and pre-historic…

Job: Full Professor Earth Surface Science

Job: Full Professor Earth Surface Science Location: Institute for Biodiversity & Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam Closing data: 04/01/2017 The Institute for Biodiversity & Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED) at the University of Amsterdam currently has a vacancy for a Full Professor in Earth Surface Science….