Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, in collaboration with Arizona State University, wishes to appoint a post-doctoral fellow specializing in vegetation and species distribution modelling, as well as phylogeography, whose research will focus on the Quaternary history of vegetation along the southern and western coastal lowlands of South Africa. For more information see attachment below.
So why a fynbos blog? We have always been fascinated by the remarkable flora of the Cape. From a distance it looks like dull grey-green stuff, but get up close and you will find that it is teeming with life, is full of fascinating stories and has many uses. Enjoy!