Thesis topic proposal
Krisztina Sebe
Paleontology of Miocene vertebrate fossils in SW Hungary


Institute: University of Pécs
earth sciences
Doctoral School of Earth Sciences

Thesis supervisor: Krisztina Sebe
Location of studies (in Hungarian): University of Pécs, Doctoral School of Earth Sciences - Pécs, Ifjúság Str. 6.
Abbreviation of location of studies: FDI

Description of the research topic:

Miocene sediments in and around the Mecsek Mts., SW Hungary, contain a taxonomically rich and numerous vertebrate fauna. The task of the PhD candidate is the paleontological study of the material at the University of Pécs and at museums, primarily of reptiles and terrestrial mammals. Expected results are the taxonomic description and evaluation of the fossils, with inferences on the evolution of the studied groups and the paleogeography. Candidates with degree in Biology are welcome.

Required language skills: English
Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2022-01-15

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