New PhD Vacancy

A new vacancy for PhD students is available in the lab in the area of Environmental Nanoplastics.

The project is a collaboration between Ghent University and University of Antwerp, and involves three PhD researchers, of which two have already started. Within the overall scope of the research, the specific goals of the available PhD project are:

PhD: to assess the effects of nanoplastics on algae and copepods under realistic environmental conditions, to elucidate the mechanisms that underlie the toxicity of nanoplastics, and to conduct an ecological risk assessment for nanoplastics in marine and estuarine systems.

Application deadline is 17:00 h (GMT+1), 25th of June 2021. Full details and job description can be foundĀ here