Masters and PhD selection in the Tropical Forests Science Programme at INPA, Brazil

Posted Posted in Amazonia, Biodiversity, Carbon sequestration, Climate change, Fire, Forest degradation, Forest dynamics, Forest management, Non-timber forest products, Teaching, Tropical forest

The public selection process is now open for assessing and selecting candidates for admission to the Masters and PhD programme in the Tropical Forests Science Programme at the National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA) with research projects matching themes of the Post-graduate programme in Tropical Forest Science (PPG-CFT).

Two PhD students funded to study forest degradation and recovery within the Global Systems Institute

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Two complementary PhD studentships have been funded thanks to donations from long-term University of Exeter supporters, the A. G. Leventis Foundation. Both will be based within the Global Systems Institute and focus on tropical forest protection and restoration, specifically understanding carbon storage within degraded and recovering forest ecosystems.