Postdoc, PhD and MSc. positions
The Institute is seeking suitable candidates to fill several MSc, PhD and Post Doctoral positions available on offer for 2015-16. Projects available and the respective Principle Supervisor are detailed below.
General inquiries can be forwarded to Professor Marla Trindade.
Applications should be made directly to the Principle Supervisors:
Prof Marla Trindade: firstname.lastname@example.org
3 x Postdoc positions available as of 3 March 2015 !
Projects include: Bioinformatic analysis of metagenomic sequence, Engineering of microbes for improved evaporation in brine ponds and Analysis of bacterial genomic sequence with an emphasis on secondary metabolite pathways.
1 x PhD position available immediately !
This is a “sandwhich” PhD position between UWC and the University of Wageningen (http://www.wageningenur.nl/en/Education-Programmes/PhD-Programme/Categories-of-PhD-Candidates/Sandwich-PhD-Candidates.htm).
The focus of the project would be to investigate novel secondary metabolite pathways in marine microorganisms, extracts from which have shown unique neurological, anti-bacterial or anti-inflammatory properties.
Dr Bronwyn Kirby: email@example.com
Please note that PhD and Masters bursaries can only be awarded to South African citizens.