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Student Opportunities

We welcome unsolicited proposals from students who have ideas for honours, masters, or PhD projects.

Please ensure you have thought about feasibility and funding.

Funded projects on offer:

  1. Masters or Honours: Assessing scavenging dynamics across an altitudinal gradient in the Australian Alps.
  2. Masters or Honours: Assessing insect responses to mass animal mortality events in the Australian Alps.

For more information and to submit an expression of interest, please contact

The expression of interest should include a cover letter and CV. Please include details of your degrees (including average marks), work and research experience, field experience in remote locations, publications, and ability to use programs like GIS, and statistical packages like R. You must have a current manual drivers license.

Australian candidates must be competitive to receive funding under the Research Training Program. 

A variety of scholarships are available for international students.

Students will be based at The University of Sydney in the School of Life and Environmental Sciences Ecology, Evolution and Environment Cluster, within the Global Ecology Lab

Further details on enrollment at The University of Sydney can be found below:

How to apply

Entry requirements

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