Honours position available

Honours student required for a joint UQ-CSIRO Sustainable Ecosystems project on:

Fruit-eating bird movements in fragmented landscapes – consequences of fragmentation for seed dispersal.

A scholarship of AU$5000 (stipend) and AU$2000 (operating costs) is provided for a student with an excellent academic record and experience and/or training in ecology and statistical or computer modelling skills. The project will start in second semester 2010 and the student will be based at UQ (St Lucia campus) in Dr Yvonne Buckley’s research group of post-docs and PhD students.

The student will be supervised by Dr. Yvonne Buckley (UQ).

Applicants please send a cover letter and cv to k.cousins@uq.edu.au