PhD in developing new tools for the effect assessment of low risk pesticides at Wageningen University and Research

Wageningen University and Research is accepting applications for a PhD position to develop new ecotoxicological tools for the effect assessment of low risk pesticides.

The candidate will be part of the EU-funded RATION project, which is an Horizon project consisting of 22 partners from all over Europe, aiming to improve the risk assessment of new, low risk pesticides.

Prospective candidates should possess a recent university MSc degree in environmental sciences, biology or related area, with a strong experimental aquatic and/or ecotoxicology-related background, preferably with experience at different levels of biological organisation. Acommand of the English language at C1 level is required. 

For more information about this position, please contact Prof. Paul van den Brink, (Professor at the Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management Group) at the emial address –

Application deadline: 9th January, 2023

For more information about the position and online application procedure, please refer to the link given below:-