Website Wageningen University & Research (WUR)

As a result of three PhD projects within Plant Breeding, we can appoint four PhD candidates for the following positions:

  1.     PhD candidate Aphid resistance in Capsicum
  2.     Two PhD candidates pulses without off-flavours
  3.     PhD candidates valorization of proteins from agricultural side streams
Function Requirements
  • An MSc in Plant Sciences or Biology, with preference for candidates with good background in Genetics and Breeding.
  • An enthusiastic, problem solving person who likes to work in a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience with molecular techniques and knowledge in genetics
  • Excellent writing and oral communication skills in English (a minimum of CEFR C2 level). For more information about this proficiency level, please visit our special language page
  • A team player who can also work independently
  • An interest in (co-)supervising (under) graduate students
  • You meet all the entry requirements of the WUR PhD programme.

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