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Project TerAmphiTox ‐ Designing a strategy based on toxicity evaluation to improve pesticide risk
assessment for terrestrial amphibians

We are seeking for a highly motivated candidate to develop a PhD project in the context of amphibian
ecotoxicology and pesticide risk assessment.
The selected candidate will conduct his/her PhD in the framework of the project TerAmphiTox
Designing a strategy based on toxicity evaluation to improve pesticide risk assessment for terrestrial
amphibians, financed by the Federal Agency of the Environment of Germany (UBA). During the PhD,
the selected candidate will investigate about the factors determining pesticide toxicity on terrestrial
life stages of amphibians and elaborate recommendations for implementation in the regulatory risk
assessment of these substances.
The PhD will be conducted at the Spanish Institute of Game and Wildlife Research (IREC,
https://www.irec.es/en/) and will be supervised by Drs. Manuel Ortiz‐Santaliestra (IREC) and Isabel
Lopes (University of Aveiro, Portugal).

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