[Coral-List] PhD in climate change on reefs - any nationality eligible

Mumby, Peter P.J.Mumby at exeter.ac.uk
Thu Jan 21 08:58:48 EST 2010

Dear Coral-list

The University of Exeter has advertised a fully-funded PhD scholarship studying the impacts of climate change on coral reefs. The post will be based at Exeter though will likely include time at the University of Queensland. The project will focus on the application of global climate models to coral reefs and will involve collaboration with climate scientists at the UK Hadley Data Centre, which generate several of the models used by the IPCC. There may also be scope to study the impact of climate change on ecosystem services.

The PhD will be supervised by Profs Peter Mumby and Peter Cox. Candidates from any nationality can apply and further details can be found at:

Application deadline is the 12th of March. Feel free to get in touch if you have further questions.

Best wishes


Professor Peter J Mumby
Marine Spatial Ecology Lab

School of BioSciences
Hatherly Laboratory
Prince of Wales Road
University of Exeter
Devon, EX4 4PS
tel: + 44 (0)1392 263798
fax: + 44 (0)1392 263700
e-mail: p.j.mumby at exeter.ac.uk
Research: http://www.ex.ac.uk/msel
Free video clips of coral reefs: http://www.reefvid.org<http://www.reefvid.org/>

NOTE: From 1st of April 2010 I will have moved to:

School of Biological Sciences
University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus
Qld 4072

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