Scholarship in the Department of Biology for PhD Studies at University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Scholarship Provider: Nordic Energy Research (NER) Institution
Scholarship can be taken at: Denmark
Eligibility:-Applicants should hold an MSc degree in biology, biochemistry, microbiology, or similar and have shown the ability to successfully conduct practical experiments.
-In addition, the applicant must have experience with microbiological and molecular biological techniques.
-Applicants must include in their cover letter a short description of why this research is of interest to them and which skills they have that make them the right person for the project.
Scholarship Open for International Students: No
Scholarship Description: The PhD project will investigate the carbon allocation metabolism in cyanobacteria with the purpose of designing carbohydrate production in a manner this is useful for biofuel and biofeed applications. The successful PhD applicant will become familiar with modern approaches to microbial “green chemistry”, which include genomic, physiological, biochemical, and molecular analyses of microbial systems, as well as genetic and metabolic engineering of cyanobacteria.
How to Apply: Online
Scholarship Application Deadline: 23-09-2011