Profile of HIGRADE participants

profile_photo_Naeem Shahid
Name: Naeem Shahid (Pakistan)

Department System Ecotoxicology

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Research topic

Assessing pesticide effects on macroinvertebrates under field relevant conditions

At UFZ since

July 2015

How did you learn about the UFZ?

From publications

Why did you come to the UFZ?

To do my PhD in the field of environmental toxicology at a prestigious environmental research institute (UFZ) and to enhance my research skills

What do you like about the city you live in?

Leipzig is a beautiful city with combination of history, art and modern infrastructure. I like the environment, facilities and living standards. UFZ is the most appealing facility of this city for a scientist.

How do you like it at the UFZ / in HIGRADE?

UFZ is a nice place for researchers that provides a great opportunity to excel in environment-related studies. HIGRADE is very helpful and useful for PhD researchers, particularly foreigners. Courses offered by HIGRADE are really informative.

Your own links (e.g. homepage, publications)


Badminton, Cricket, Traveling.