PhD Studentship, Cork Bacteriocin Group, Microbiology Dept.
CORK BACTERIOCIN GROUP
Department of Microbiology
A Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) funded PhD studentship is available to carry out peptide bioengineering with a view to understanding the fundamental biology of lantibiotics with a view to the generation of antimicrobials with enhanced activity against multi-drug resistant pathogens.
The Cork Bacteriocin Group is made up of an International Group, jointly located in University College Cork and Teagasc, Moorepark, of ~20 researchers who are recognized leaders in the study of peptide antibiotics.
For recent publications see: http://www.ucc.ie/academic/microbio/ch.html
We are seeking highly motivated candidates with an MSc or BSc (Hon, 1H or 2.1H) in the fields of Microbiology, Biochemistry, or Molecular Biology.
Student stipend: €16,000 per annum plus fees
Further details from:
Professor Colin Hill. Tel: + 353 21 4901373 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Paul Cotter. Tel: +353 21 4903146 / E-mail: email@example.com
Closing date: Friday, 13 July 2007