The Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Science at University of Copenhagen is offering a PhD scholarship in Plant Developmental Biology. Applications from all nationalities will be accepted.
The University of Copenhagen 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.
Copenhagen University’s goal is to carry out research of the highest quality, offering research-based education at the highest academic level and to disseminate new and traditional knowledge to the scientific community as to the surrounding community.
Applicants whose native language is not English must document proficiency in English by having passed one of the recognized language tests.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Fellowship is awarded in Plant Developmental Biology.
Scholarship Award: The starting salary is currently at a minimum DKK 309,109 including annual supplement (+ pension up to DKK 42,699). Negotiation for salary supplement is possible.
Scholarship can be taken in the Denmark
Eligibility: The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship:
Applicants should hold an MSc degree in Biology or related discipline with good results and good English skills. As criteria for the assessment of your qualifications emphasis will also be laid on previous publications (if any) and relevant work experience.
Nationality: Applications from all nationalities will be accepted.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirements: Applicants should hold an MSc degree in Biology or related discipline.
English language Requirements: Applicants must have good English skills.
How to Apply: The application, in English, must be submitted electronically by clicking apply now below.
- Cover Letter, detailing your motivation and background for applying for the PhD project
- Diploma and transcripts of records (BSc and MSc)
- Other information for consideration, e.g. list of publications (if any)
- Full contact details (name, address, telephone & email) of 1-3 professional referees.
The University wishes our staff to reflect the diversity of society and thus welcomes applications from all qualified candidates regardless of personal background.
Application Deadline: The deadline for applications is 15 November 2016.