The PhD project will start in October 2019 for self-funded students from any nation. Candidates should hold, or expect to hold, a first class or high II.1 degree in biochemistry, microbiology or equivalent, and have demonstrated strong motivation, intelligence, and abilities of self-management, and working in a laboratory environment. A master degree in a relevant area is desirable. Please send your CV and a cover letter with contact information of two referees to [email protected]. More detailed are available via Email or website: View Website.
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