Join yDiv

Please note that yDiv does not provide any funded positions! yDiv offers support for PhDs whose PIs are core professors or members of iDiv. Please check below for opportunities:

Apply for a PhD position at iDiv.

Check here for vacant positions. Please note that you can only apply for announced PhD positions.

Apply for admission to yDiv in case you have already started a PhD project in the field of biodiversity research.

You can apply for yDiv membership if your PI is an iDiv member.

Please start by discussing with your principal investigator (PI). Being part of yDiv gives you access to many opportunities but also implies the agreement of you, your PI, and additional supervisors to the regulations and statutes of our structured graduate programme as well as the supervision agreement.

To kick off the application process, please contact the coordination team at and fill in theyDiv admission form.

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