Research Placements

Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)

Towards a size based assessment of the ecological status of coastal benthic habitats
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
The paradox of being polyploid – experimental evolution using Chlamydomonas
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Spying the seafloor
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Species biodiversity or population genetic diversity: What drives benthic communities’ resistance to climate change
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Siphonous seaweeds: a holobiont approach
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Predictive modelling of the abundance and biomass of functionally important species
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Phenotypic variation within and across barriers to gene flow in the marine diatom Seminavis robusta
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Microplastic Transfer in Marine Food webs
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Mangrove-fishery link: how important are mangroves for the Atlantic seabob shrimp (Xiphopenaeus kroyeri) in Suriname?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Keep the lights on: regulation of sexual reproduction of the pennate diatom Seminavis robusta by irradiance intensity and spectral quality.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Interkingdom cross-talk using N-acyl homoserine lactones (AHLs)
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Impact of offshore wind farms on the soft-sediment macrobenthos
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Identifying climatic and anthropogenic drivers of change in North Sea benthos communities
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
From Coral reefs to Algal Reefs: why reefs become overgrown by Lobophora ?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Experimental approaches to understand resilience to sediment change in marine soft-bottom communities
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Evaluation of ecological management actions in het Zwin tidal lagoon through spatio-temporal analysis of benthos and nekton communities
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Energy flow at the base of the marine food web under global change
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Early development and plasticity in brown algae: Dictyota's Dilemma's
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Climate change impacts on intertidal meiofauna communities: An experimental approach on the effects of global warming and ocean acidification
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Bio-irrigation by two important polychaete species in the Belgian Part of the North Sea
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Assessing the biological capacity for marine ecosystem resilience: Acclimation and adaptation of seaweeds in a rapidly changing environment
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Acclimation and adaptation of seaweeds in a rapidly changing environment: a population genomic approach
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Defining the niche of phytoplankton functional types in coastal seas
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universiteit Gent (Ghent University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Universität Wien (University of Vienna)

The decline of Turritella gastropods in the Adriatic Sea
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universität Wien (University of Vienna)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Depth gradients of alien species invasions in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universität Wien (University of Vienna)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Community changes in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea after the opening of the Suez Canal
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universität Wien (University of Vienna)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)

The benthic habitat status under increasing fishery pressure
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
A century of scientific research on shrimp fisheries along the Belgian Coast.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Towards a size based assessment of the ecological status of coastal benthic habitats
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Spying the seafloor
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Predictive modelling of the abundance and biomass of functionally important species
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Mangrove-fishery link: how important are mangroves for the Atlantic seabob shrimp (Xiphopenaeus kroyeri) in Suriname?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:The Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)

Sustainable artisanal fisheries under risk: the ghost of illegal fishing
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Exploring the social and ecologic differences between an open-access fishery and a right-based system
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Bioeconomic modelling to assess the importance of adaptive capacity in the Asturian Gooseneck barnacle TURF system
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Assessing the vulnerability of communities in the newly declared Marine Protected Area of the Tela Bay Wildlife Refuge (Honduras).
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)

Responses to thermal changes across species, populations and life cycle stages.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Patterns of seagrass bioindicator change in a context of eutrophication
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Monitoring and predicting eutrophication effects on seagrass ecosystems
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Investigating G protein-coupled receptor function in vivo using the olfactory system of a fish as a model.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Genomics of hybridisation and allopolyploidy
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Direct and indirect response to herbivore attack in seagrasses
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Design optimization of a marine protected area network in Portugal
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Dark ages ahead for marine forest forming Cystoseira seaweeds?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Comparative transcriptomic analysis of thermal stress responses in key Atlantic and Arctic zooplankton grazers
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Citizen Science to assess the conservation status of NE Atlantic marine forests
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Biogeographic origin of the chlorophyte Caulerpa prolifera in Ria Formosa (Portugal) and its proliferation potential in a future warmer ocean
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Anti-herbivory resistance against multiple herbivores in seagrasses
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
From Coral reefs to Algal Reefs: why reefs become overgrown by Lobophora ?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Environmental impact of biomass loss from an established offshore mussel farming region in Southern Portugal
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Centro de Ciências do Mar (CCMAR)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)

Quantification of eel population density through eDNA
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Patterns in invasibility of intertidal communities in a context of climate change
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Main pathogens of eels (Anguilla anguilla) in wild populations and their influence on the sustainability of the resource.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Genetic and epigenetic changes in ballast water biota
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Exploring the social and ecologic differences between an open-access fishery and a right-based system
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Bioeconomic modelling to assess the importance of adaptive capacity in the Asturian Gooseneck barnacle TURF system
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Assessing the vulnerability of communities in the newly declared Marine Protected Area of the Tela Bay Wildlife Refuge (Honduras).
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad de Oviedo (University of Oviedo)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Molecular systematic and species identification (DNA barcoding)
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vrije Universiteit Brussel
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Community structure analysis of marine faunal communities: impact of natural and anthropogenic disturbances
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vrije Universiteit Brussel
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee - Flanders Marine Institute

Long-term trends in relative abundance of larger predator fish species in Belgian sea fisheries
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee - Flanders Marine Institute
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Long-term trends in relative abundance of commercial species in the Coastal waters, in Belgian sea fisheries
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee - Flanders Marine Institute
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Defining the niche of phytoplankton functional types in coastal seas
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee - Flanders Marine Institute
In academic year(s):2017-2018
A century of scientific research on shrimp fisheries along the Belgian Coast.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee - Flanders Marine Institute
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)

Environmental impact of biomass loss from an established offshore mussel farming region in Southern Portugal
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Bio-irrigation by two important polychaete species in the Belgian Part of the North Sea
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Towards a size based assessment of the ecological status of coastal benthic habitats
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Spying the seafloor
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Predictive modelling of the abundance and biomass of functionally important species
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Royal Belgian Institute of natural sciences (RBINS)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6 (Pierre and Marie Curie University)

Connectivity studies using biophysical models
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6 (Pierre and Marie Curie University)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Universidad Rey Juan Carlos

Are marine macroalgae physiologically adapted to global warming?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidad Rey Juan Carlos
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Universidade de Evora (University of Évora)

A European study on growth of an important intertidal economical resource: the stalked barnacle Pollicipes pollicipes
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidade de Evora (University of Évora)
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Oviedo

Universidade do Algarve

Investigating G protein-coupled receptor function in vivo using the olfactory system of a fish as a model.
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidade do Algarve
In academic year(s):2017-2018
Genomics of hybridisation and allopolyploidy
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Universidade do Algarve
In academic year(s):2017-2018

McGill University

Are marine macroalgae physiologically adapted to global warming?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:McGill University
In academic year(s):2017-2018

Yerseke

Defining the niche of phytoplankton functional types in coastal seas
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:Yerseke
In academic year(s):2017-2018

University of California, Irvine

Are marine macroalgae physiologically adapted to global warming?
Programme(s):EMBC+
Offered at:University of California, Irvine
In academic year(s):2017-2018