Animal Genomics Group PhD Position for International Students at ETH Zurich

Published Date: January 3, 2018

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Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Agriculture and Related Sciences
  • Country of the Scholarship

    Switzerland
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2018
  • Type of scholarship

    Ph.D. scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

  • Type of scholarship administrator

    University
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    Offline
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    Tuition fees
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    address

    ETH Zurich

    main Building

    Rämistrasse 101

    8092 Zurich

    Switzerland

Currently closed for applications

The Animal Genomics bunch at the Institute of Agricultural Sciences, ETH Zurich, welcomes candidates for its Ph.D. Position to Characterize the genomic variety of a nearby cattle breed utilizing entire genome sequencing information. The term of the position is three years and the position is accessible from March 2018

The goal of the Ph.D. venture is to produce and break down entire genome sequencing information of a neighborhood dual-purpose (meat and milk) cattle breed keeping in mind the end goal to portray genomic variety that isolates inside that populace. The beneficiary of this award will complete populace hereditary examinations to distinguish people that mirror the haplotype decent variety of the present reproducing populace.

The successful students ought to have a solid enthusiasm for animal breeding and hereditary qualities, factual genomics and additionally computational biology. The Ph.D. students will be a youthful and dynamic group that appreciates working with huge genomic information from animal population. Candidates should hold an MSc degree in agricultural science, animal, hereditary qualities, computational science, bioinformatics or related orders. The written work of logical papers and investment in worldwide meetings requires a decent information of English.

The application can be made online and students must also provide their CV that demonstrates the motivation and suitability for the position.

The deadline for application is until January 15, 2018


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