Thesis or Dissertation Research in South Africa
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Soutpansberg Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Lajuma Research Centre
Suitable for interns, post graduate students or any students who have to complete a thesis or dissertation as part of their degree.
We are an independent research and conservation organization based in the Soutpansberg mountains, Limpopo province and are currently working in association with Lajuma Research Centre.
Completing your dissertation with us will allow you to gain invaluable practical field experience whilst contributing to ongoing biodiversity projects and conservation planning. The Soutpansberg mountains are a biodiversity hotspot and rich in endemism.
We have a number of ongoing projects and research areas which you could fall into. The areas which we are currently interested in are as follows:
- - Herpetology
- - Scorpionology
- - Myriapodology
- - Ornithology
- - Mycology and Lichen
- - Entomology
- - Botany
Lajuma Research Centre can also host students interested in:
- - Rodentology
- - Forest Biodiversity
The SCBS is always willing to facilitate new areas of research; making it an ideal space for your dream project.
How To Apply
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating the project discipline you would like to join and time period you are interested in.