Do you want to study in Denmark? If yes, then don’t miss the chance to apply for the International PhD Scholarships in Food Biotechnology offered by the University of Copenhagen.
The PhD position aims to explore the potential to release and extract seed storage proteins in a gentle, controlled and sustainable manner by mobilizing storage proteins during germination using an enzymatic approach inspired by pea plant machinery.
The University of Copenhagen is Denmark’s oldest university and research institution. It offers more than 200 academic research programs in different fields, including health sciences, humanities, law, life sciences, and more.
Why choose the University of Copenhagen? The University is committed to providing a research-based education at the highest academic level. Here, students will have the opportunity to advance their international careers as part of a world-class research team.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 27, 2022.
Brief Description; Introduction
University: University of Copenhagen
Department: Department of Food Science
Course level: PhD
Reward: DKK 27,871.40 per month
Number of awards: unknown
The award can be received in Denmark
Eligible Countries: All Nationalities
Acceptable Courses or Subjects: PhD Program in Microbial Interactions
Admission criteria: To be eligible for the regular PhD programme you must have completed a degree programme related to the subject area of the programme, equivalent to a Danish master’s degree (180 ECTS/3 FTE BSc + 120 ECTS/2 FTE MSc) e.g. Biochemistry, Molecular Biology science, biotechnology or bioengineering.
How to Apply
How to apply: All interested candidates must pursue a postdoctoral degree at the University of Copenhagen. Once registered, applicants can complete an online application form for the award.
Supporting Documents: Applicants must submit all of the following documents:
Motivation application (maximum one page)
Your motivation for applying to a specific doctoral program
A resume, including information about your education, experience, language skills, and other skills relevant to the position
Original diploma of the BSc or MSc and recorded transcripts in the original language, including an authorised English translation issued in English or a language other than Danish. If not completed, a certified/signed copy of the most recent transcript of record or written statement from the institution or supervisor is accepted.
List of publications (if possible)
Letter of recommendation (if applicable)
Entry requirements: Candidates must meet the formal requirements of the PhD programme.
Language requirements: For example, a document documenting English proficiency with a strong IELTS or TOEFL test.
The University of Copenhagen will offer a salary range from DKK 27,871.40 per month incl. PhD Supplement (Class 1 October 2021).