Open call for a PhD student

We are looking for a highly motivated MA with a background in molecular methods and/or aquatic microbial ecology, to do a PhD in collaboration with Mia M. Bengtsson (University of Greifswald, DE) and Stella Berger (IGB Stechlin, DE) on mixotrophic bacterivorous protists. The position is available within the DFG/FWF jointly funded project LakeMix.

The position is to be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

Starting date is January 2018.

Interested candidates should contact Robert Ptacnik by email at robert.ptacnik(at)