Join Us

The IOE seeks a highly motivated MSc and PhD students with a strong interest in evolution and genetics or genomics. Projects are available at the various IOE laboratories and come with a fully funded stipend. The positions are open to students of any nationality, subject to a successful visa application.

The Institute of Evolution (IOE) at the University of Haifa is unique in its broad and interdisciplinary research with particular expertise in population and evolutionary genetics, developmental evolution, behavioral evolution, bioinformatics and ecology. The IOE is situated on Mount Carmel at the heart of the Carmel national park, next to one of most beautiful cities around the Mediterranean, we are in prefect location to study biodiversity and evolution. We are abundant with in house and outdoor facilities providing for modern, cutting edge science. Together with the Department of Evolutionary and Environmental Biology based in our campus, we are a center of excellence in the field of ecology and evolution in the north of Israel.

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Proposal for a PhD position

Proposal for a PhD thesis - Avr-WTK1.pdf