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Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Synthetic Biology
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science of Stellenbosch University
Deadline: 05 December 2022
Postdoctoral Fellowship position in the Water Resource Laboratory
Postdoctoral Fellowship - Yeast nitrogen Metabolism
Deadline: 25 March 2022
New Synthetic Biology Team - Several Positions Available
Deadline: 30 November 2021
We are looking for a capable and energetic PhD student to work on a multidisciplinary project on the microbiome of wheat under Conservation Agriculture. The project will involve high throughput amplicon sequencing and qPCR methods, among others. The project is funded by the NRF, and there is a bursary available, however, preference will be given to students who already have their own bursary. The ideal candidate should have completed a MSc degree in Microbiology, Genetics or Biochemistry or any related field with a strong background in molecular biology. Preference will also be given to South African citizens.
Project Title: Regional microbial signatures in South African and Austrian vineyards
Scope of Research: The project is focused on understanding vineyard microbial ecosystems, in particular the influence of region of origin on the mycobiota of grapes. The postdoctoral candidate will have the opportunity to work on individual research as well as to work within a team (doctoral, masters and Hons level students), and in addition, to gain experience in supervision.
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (18‐month appointment)
Project Title: Engineering yeast strains for biofuel production