MSc position in molecular ecology. Application deadline: March 15, 2018.

An NSERC-funded MSc position is available in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Lethbridge (Alberta, Canada). The focus of the project is on the biodiversity and population genetic structure of small, floating, aquatic plants in the genus Lemna (duckweeds). The project will involve a combination of lab and field work, with an emphasis on the former, and will primarily involve techniques from molecular ecology. The research will be co-supervised by Drs. Robert Laird and Theresa Burg. To apply, please send your CV along with a cover letter indicating your research experience and interests to Robert Laird (robert.laird AT by March 15, 2018 (institutional application deadline: May 1, 2018; position start date: September 1, 2018).