20.6.2019


Our alumnus Petr Blabolil awarded a 2019 Otto Wichterle Prize

On 19 June 2019, our staff member and former PhD student Petr Blabolil was awarded one of the prestigious 2019 Otto Wichterle Prizes of the Czech Academy of Sciences. This prize honours promising early career scientists with top results in their respective fields. Petr was awarded the prize for his research focused on fish communities and ecological quality of Czech freshwater reservoirs. Well done and best wishes for more success ahead, Petr!
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2.7.2017


Open postdoc position: Quantifying human impacts on freshwater food webs

Open position focusing on the consequences of human impacts on food webs in standing freshwater bodies is available in the group of David Boukal within the Soil and Water National Research Infrastructure project in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic.

Focus: consequences of human impacts such as effects of climate change, habitat alteration and eutrophication on freshwater food webs in standing waters. We primarily use freshwater insects in small standing waters as a model system to study... more

3.12.2016


Student and Erasmus internships in aquatic ecology

Up to four Master internship positions focusing on population ecology and phenotypic plasticity of aquatic invertebrates are available in the group of Dr. David Boukal at the Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia and Institute of Entomology in Ceske Budejovice (Czech Republic) in the spring and summer of 2017. The students will work under the supervision of David Boukal, Pavel Sroka, Joacim Näslund (Swedish postdoc) and Julien Mocq (French postdoc). We work mainly on aquatic insects... more

18.9.2016


New postdoc financed by the SoWa research infrastructure

Dr. Joacim Näslund has begun his postdoc financed by by the SoWa research infrastructure. He completed his PhD studies at the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Sweden in 2015. His main research interest is behavioural ecology of aquatic animals, in particular fish and freshwater invertebrates. He has been involved in research spanning several areas from animal personality to antipredator behaviour and environmental effects on fish... more

2.5.2016


Open postdoc position: Quantifying human impacts on freshwater ecosystems

Open postdoc position: Quantifying human impacts on freshwater ecosystems

One postdoctoral position focusing on examining the consequences of human impacts on freshwater ecosystems is available in the group of David Boukal at the Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice (Czech Republic).

The position is defined broadly and can be tailored to individual interests, including but not limited to the effects of climate change, habitat alteration and eutrophication on... more

22.11.2014


New student and Erasmus internships in aquatic ecology for 2015

We offer up to four Master internship positions focusing on population ecology and phenotypic plasticity of aquatic insects in the group of Dr. David Boukal at the Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice (Czech Republic). The students will work under the supervision of David Boukal, Michal Sorf (Czech postdoc), Julien Mocq (French postdoc) and Arnaud Sentis (French postdoc). We offer detailed hands-on training during the entire lifetime of your project; our previous... more