The Jena School for Microbial Communication, Germany is inviting applications for 13 Doctoral Research Position. The position is available for research project on Control of heavy metal resistance genes in Streptomyces and Chemical communication between biotrophic and necrotrophic pathogens and a woody plant host: Signaling, defense reactions, and the cost of defense in Natural and Life
Study Subject(s): Research projects on Control of heavy metal resistance genes in Streptomyces and Chemical communication between biotrophic and necrotrophic pathogens and a woody plant host: Signaling, defense reactions, and the cost of defense in Natural and Life
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing doctoral research programme at JSMC.
Scholarship Provider: German
Scholarship can be taken at: Germany
-a Master’s degree (or
• high motivation and interest
• creativity and interest in
• an integrative and
• very good communication
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: The German students can apply for this position.
Scholarship Description: The Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC) is funded by the German
Number of award(s): 13 Doctoral Research Positions are available.
Duration of award(s): Position is offered for three years.
What does it cover? The university offer:
-a highly communicative atmosphere within a scientific network providing top-level research facilities
-a doctoral researcher position (TV-L E13, 65%) funded for three years based on the regulations of the German Research Foundation as well as generous research funding
-a comprehensive mentoring program with supervision by a team of advisors
-a top-level PhD training program with courses in state-of-the-art research technologies and soft skills
-Jena – the German City of Science 2008: a young and lively town with dynamic business activities, successful scientific centers of innovation and a vibrant cultural scene around the famous Friedrich Schiller University.
Notification: Selected applicants will be invited to the JSMC/ILRS Recruitment Meeting in Jena, Germany, on June 24-26, 2013. Awarding decisions will be made shortly thereafter, allowing the projects to start immediately.
How to Apply:The application procedure takes place exclusively online via the JSMC website. Please acquaint yourself with the open PhD projects and the application process described on this website.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is May 1st, 2013.