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Gregor Gorjanc, PhD  Chancellor's fellow in Data Driven Innovation for AgriTech

We have placement for a fully-funded PhD position in the EASTBio Doctoral Training Programme competition - UK and European students are eligible for this programme.
The aim of the PhD is to work on the "Design of breeding programs to improve honeybee health and production"
Supervisors: Tom Freeman and Gregor Gorjanc
Industry partner: AbacusBio
This is a 4-year studentships to start in October 2020. The studentship covers fees, stipend, research training, limited research costs and a small travel/conference allowance. Successful student will join the EASTBIO training programme and undertake enhanced subject-specific, core bioscience and generic skills training and placement (3 to 18-months) with their industrial partner.
Application deadline is the 5th of January 2020. Please follow the instructions at
Prospective candidates are encouraged to contact us by e-mail.
mail: gregor.gorjanc <at>

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