Dec 17, 2013

Post Doc position available

Post Doc in Spatial modelling of present and future disease vector distributions
Category: General
Posted by: neteler

Post Doc in Spatial modelling of present and future disease vector distributions (147_CRI_DVD) - deadline January 20, 2014

We are recruiting for the position of

Post Doc in Spatial modelling of present and future disease vector distributions

A Post-doc position is available at the GIS and Remote Sensing Unit, Biodiversity and Molecular Ecology Department of the Research and Innovation Centre.

The objective of the position is to perform spatial modelling of present and future disease vector distributions with focus on mosquitoes (esp. Ae. koreicus, but also Culex pipiens, and Aedes albopictus) and the fly Drosophila suzukii in a GIS and remote sensing context.

The position is related to the project “Laboratory of Excellence for Epidemiology and Modelling. Facing the introduction and spread of Invasive Alien Species into the territory of the Autonomous Province of Trento(LExEM) (Grandi Progetti 2012, Provincia Autonoma di Trento) and the project "Aedes albopictus in northern Italy: molecular markers and mathematical models to predict its potential future spread and the impact of control strategies" (Aedespread) (Min Salute 2012).

Please read the position details to understand if you are eligible for the position. In order to apply send your cv and fill the application form. Application and profile are also available at the bottom of the page.

Supervisor: Markus Neteler.

Equal opportunities

The position is open to both gender, Law 125/91, art. 4 comma 3. The policy and practice of the Edmund Mach Foundation require that all staff are offered equal opportunities within employment. Entry into employment with the Edmund Mach Foundation and progression within employment will be determined only by personal merit and the application of criteria which are related to the duties of each particular post and the relevant salary structure. In all cases, ability to perform the job will be the primary consideration. Subject to statutory provisions, no applicant or member of staff will be treated less favourably than another because of his or her sex, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, religion or belief, racial group or disability. Where suitably qualified individuals are available, selection committees will contain at least one member of each sex.

Data protection code

All data supplied by applicants will be used only for the purposes of determining their suitability for the post and will be held in accordance with the principles of the Personal Data Protection Code, Legislative Decree no. 196 of 30 June 2003.

Details and application: please check here