A fully funded Ph.D. position is available (flexible starting date, 04/2020 or after)
in the lab of Prof. Christian Hardtke at the Department of Plant Molecular Biology,
University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
Our department offers excellent research infrastructure combined with a lively,
interactive and international scientific community, located in the beautiful Lake
The candidate will develop his/her project within the larger lab topic of Plant
Relevant publications from our lab include:
Breda et al. (2019): A cellular insulator against CLE45 peptide signaling.
Current Biology, Vol. 29: online July 18th.
Marhava & Bassukas et al. (2018): A molecular rheostat adjusts auxin
flux to promote root protophloem differentiation.
Nature, Vol. 558: pp. 297-300.
Anne et al. (2018): CLERK is a novel receptor kinase required for
sensing of root-active CLE peptides in Arabidopsis.
Development, Vol. 145: pp. dev.162354.
Strongly motivated candidates who have demonstrated expertise in molecular
biology, cell biology and genetics are encouraged to apply.
Please note that an M.Sc. degree is a pre-requisite to join our Ph.D. program!
Forward your application including a curriculum vitae and contact
information for references by e-mail to: [email protected]
lab web page: http://www.unil.ch/hardtkelab