The Plant Physiology Unit of the Department of Life Sciences and Systems Biology of the University of Turin is looking for a student interested in a Ph.D. position to study “The effect of magnetic fields on plant growth, development and evolution”.
The university provides modern educational and research environments that will enable students and researchers to face current challenges and to focus on knowledge as a principle driving force for development.
The University of Turin is one of the most ancient and prestigious Italian Universities.
The candidate should have a very good command over The English language.
Course Level: Position is available for pursuing Ph.D. programme.
Study Subject: Position is open at the Life Sciences and Systems Biology Department.
List of Subjects: Plant Physiology
Scholarship can be taken at Italy
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following guidelines:
- Applications for Ph.D. positions are open to students of all ages and nationality who obtained a second cycle University degree (Master level – in Italy: Laurea/Laurea Magistrale/Laurea Specialistica) which gives access to Ph.D./Doctoral studies.
- A three-year bachelor’s degree is not considered sufficient for doctoral studies at the University of Torino: both a bachelor’s and a two-year master’s degree are usually required.
Nationality: Applicants from Italy can apply for this Ph.D. position.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applications for Ph.D. positions are open to students of all ages and nationality who obtained a second cycle University degree (Master level – in Italy: Laurea/Laurea Magistrale/Laurea Specialistica) which gives access to Ph.D./Doctoral studies.
Test Requirement: No
English Language Requirement: The candidate should have a very good command over The English language.
Supporting Material: Applications should include:
- List of publications
- A motivation statement for research, and
- A reference letter
How to Apply: Applications should be sent to Professor Massimo Maffei (mail to massimo.maffei-at-unito.it) citing in the subject “Ph.D. position Magnetoreception”. Please contact him also for questions regarding the application and selection procedure.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is10th June 2016.