The University of Tromsø is delighted to invite applications for a number international PhD Scholarships for any students who will be studying Plant Sciences /Plant biology at the University. Eligible candidates must hold master degree in relevant field. Those are selected will receive benefit of an interesting salary. The closing date of application is 19 September 2016.
The salary for PhD-scholarship starts at wage grade 50 (equivalent to annual salary 435.100 NOK) on the Norwegian Government salary scale upon employment and follow ordinary meriting regulations.
Level and Area of Studies
Doctoral program in in Plant sciences /Plant biology.
Place of Study
At the University of Tromsø, Norway
Eligibility and Criteria
- The successful applicant must have an MSc degree in plant science or plant biology.
- The applicant must document expertise and interest in the research area.
In addition, applications will be evaluated according to the following criteria:
- The grades on MSc degree work.
- Competence in stomatal responses to climate Experience with plant experiments in controlled environment
- Dissemination skills.
There is no nationality restriction.
Applications should include (electronically) a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, full publication list, copies of degree certificates and transcripts of academic records (all certified), and a list of two persons who may act as references (with phone numbers and e-mail addresses). Publications should be included electronically within the application deadline.
September 19, 2016.