Thesis topic proposal
Zsolt Pénzes
Structure and history of populations and communities


Institute: University of Szeged
environmental sciences
Doctoral School of Environmental Sciences

Thesis supervisor: Zsolt Pénzes
Location of studies (in Hungarian): Szegedi Tudományegyetem
Abbreviation of location of studies: SZTE

Description of the research topic:

Diversity itself provides information about different properties of populations and communities. Traditional field methods of ecology together with the application of the molecular markers can be used to infer population history and understand assembly rules. Main research topics:
(1) genetic diversity of populations, reconstruction of population history
(2) structure of populations, migration and isolation
(3) species and community, phylogeny and phylogenetic diversity

Required language skills: English
Number of students who can be accepted: 2

Deadline for application: 2021-04-01

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