Research for the Environment

Announcements

We always encourage students to apply for a thesis or an internship and are open for projects that fit to the general topics of this department. If there is no call for a student position of your interest, please contact a scientist or PhD student for further information.

Internship / Thesis: Linking exposure to pesticides with community effects in streams, a meta-analysis

For further information please contact Matthias Liess


Internship / Thesis: The impact of land use and forest patches on fresh water organisms

Applying ArcGIS to construct a continuous stream network and to assess the impact of land use and forest patches on fresh water organisms at the german scale.

For further information please contact Lena Reiber or Saskia Knillmann


Internship: Multiple stressors and freshwater macroinvertebrates

Applying toxicity tests to study the effects of co-occurence of neonicotinoid exposure and food limitation on mosquito larvae.

For further information contact Renato Russo


Internship: Effects of pesticides on the species composition in semi-field macroinvertebrate communities

For further information please contact Jeremias Becker


Anouncements

Online applications

Press

Recent publication

- Ippolito A, Kattwinkel M, Rasmussen JJ, Schäfer RB, Fornaroli R, Liess M. 2015. Modeling global distribution of agricultural insecticides in surface waters. Environmental Pollution. 198, 54-60.

Contact

Dept. of System Ecotoxicology
Building 6.0
Permoserstrasse 15
04318 Leipzig

Leitung:
Prof. Dr. Matthias Liess
Tel: +49 341 235-1578

Secretariat:
Tel: +49 341 235-1263
Fax: +49 341 235-1785