Jump to content

Welcome back, Guest

You can post a job without signing in, but signing in has the following benefits:

  • See a list of jobs you've posted
  • Edit jobs you've posted
  • Sign up for email notifications of new jobs.
  • Enjoy all the other benefits of membership

To gain full access to the site, join one of our supporting ornithological organizations . For more information, see our Membership FAQ.

Post a Job
It's easy!


Why is this job posted here?

The Ornithology Exchange features content posted by our members. In some cases announcements have been re-posted from other websites.


Need help, have a question, see something on this job announcement needs to be corrected, or want to have this job removed immediately? Create a support request in our Job Board Support Forum

PhD and Master Student Positions in behavioral ecology of birds


Beijing Forestry University





Last Date to Apply:

None provided
Open until filled


We are seeking international Ph.D. and Master Students to join our lab in September 2018. Based in Beijing Forestry University, China, our studies use species, like Black-throated Tit, Silver-throated Tit, and Yellow-bellied Tit, as subjects to answer questions in life history, behavioral ecology and population ecology, from the perspective of adaption and evolution. The successful applicants will work on existing research projects, or develop an independent project within the research interests of the lab. Funding for research projects will be provided, and the selected candidates will have an opportunity to apply for Chinese Government Scholarship which can fully or partially cover tuition waiver, accommodation, stipend, and medical insurance.


Applicants for Master degree program should have a Bachelor degree, while applicants for Doctor degree program should have a Master’s degree. All applicants are expected to possess strong interests in ornithology, animal behavior, and ecology. Also, the candidates who have strong writing and oral communication skills, and an ability to work independently and within a team, are preferred.


For information of the graduate programs for international students at Beijing Forestry University, please visit http://www.studybeij...com.cn/English/. For information about some of our research projects, please visit our website http://www.luckytit.cn.


If you have the interest to apply for the positions, please email Dr. Jianqiang Li (luckytit@163.com) a cover letter explaining your research interests and qualifications, a CV, and names and contact information of three references. Informal inquiries are also welcome.