The Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL is a part of the ETH domain. Approximately 500 people work on the sustainable use and protection of the environment and on the handling of natural hazards.
The research unit Biodiversity and Conservation Biology studies the diversity of life in its various forms, from genetic diversity to the diversity of species and ecosystems as well as their interactions. This unit hosts the group Spatial Evolutionary Ecology where the PostDoc will be located. In the frame of an ERC-supported project on plant-hummingbird interactions, we are searching for a 2 to 3 year, starting between August and October 2020
You have acquired a PhD in biology or environmental sciences, with a strong background in community ecology, network ecology, data management and statistical analyses. Ideally, you will be familiar with fitting hierarchical models that accommodate noisy field data and will have German and English language skills. You are ambitious and highly motivated, are used to a high standard of independent, structured and careful working attitude, and demonstrate a high level of team spirit.
Please submit your complete application online to, Michèle Bucher, Human Resources WSL, by uploading the requested documents through our webpage. Applications via email will not be considered. Catherine Graham, email@example.com, will be happy to answer any questions or offer further information. The evaluation process will start July 1, 2020. The WSL strives to increase the proportion of women in its employment, which is why qualified women are particularly called upon to apply for this position.