PhD Scholarship to the Department of Agriculture and Ecology Faculty of Life Sciences

PhD Scholarship to the Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Faculty of Life Sciences

PhD Scholarship to the Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Faculty of Life Sciences

Endogenous and Exogenous Factors Determining the shoot regeneration


Department of Agriculture and Ecology, Faculty of Life Sciences to the University of Copenhagen ice Offering a PhD scholarship commencing 1 April 2011 eller snart derefter. The application deadline is 14 February 2011th

Project description
The work of the Ph.D. Fellow vil Mainly består of research on endogenous and Exogenous Factors Determining the shoot regeneration in vitro som del af forskningsprojekt ‘Laboratory of Plant Innovation’ .Dette projekt er en coop ration mellom Consulting Company AgroTech och två Departments KU-LIFE.

Tissue culture ( in vitro culture) compris nowadays a whole range of techniques and ice essentialism for basic studies of cell genetics, enabling the use of biotechnological metoder og har interesse inden for mass propagation. Some plant species have tried som särskilt recalcitrant in shoot regeneration.Således, the PhD Project Explorer Factors Determining regeneration success.

The PhD Project vil include studies on:

  • Development of a screening system by Studying the impact of plant growth regulators on shoot regeneration of recalcitrant Campanula species. 
  • Light intensity and quality vid regeneration of contra thing Kalanchoe species.
  • Embryo rescue og-kultur.

The PhD fellow vil arbejde closely med senior staff og andre PhD studenter inom området. Projektet kommer in close coop ration med Horticultural Industries in Denmark, men der bliver mulighed for good deltar International Cooperation as well.

The appointee skulle have Qualifications indenfor følgende områden:

  • Background in Horticultural or Agricultural science, plant biotechnology, biology or related area.
  • Good knowledge inden Horticulture or agriculture, plant physiology, genetics, experimental design and statistics.
  • Experience med tissue culture and biotechnological metoder vil være en advatage and lawyers with knowledge and expertise in this field bliver preferred.
  • Previous erfaring med forskning, analytiske work and data analysis vil være en advatage

Principal supervisor

Associate Professor

Renate Müller

[email protected]

Direct Phone: (+45) 3533 3534

Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Project supervisor

Brian Christensen, agro-tech A / S

[email protected]

Job description

Your key tasks as a PhD fellowship to LIFE are:

  • Manage and carry through your forskningsprojekt
  • Take PhD courses
  • Write scientific articles and your PhD thesis
  • Participate in International Congress
  • Stay to a research institution udlandet for få måneder
  • Teach and disseminate your research

Key Criteria for the assessment of kandidater

  • A master’s degree related to the subject area of the project
  • The grade point average achieved
  • Professional Qualifications relevant till Ph.D. program
  • Previous publications
  • Relevant Work Experience
  • Other professional aktiviteter
  • Language skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Marks obtained under det första året of study on the master program (only relevant for Applicants Applying for a 4-year scholarship)

Formal krav
The position finns for a 3-year Period for Applicants holding a relevant Master’s degree or for a 4-year Period for Applicants som går allerede er enrolled or accepted være enrolled to one of the Faculty’s master’s programmer.
“At the hour of commencement, lawyers for the 4-year Period ca must have one year of study Remaining før graduating fra deres MSc program.

The successful, lawyers av PhD scholarship must pass an indskrivning på LIFE Graduate School Faculty før kan finish the letter of Employment.

Graduate School of Faculty of Life Sciences, two give våra studenter the best international career prospects inom våra main research areas.

Terms of Employment

The position filled kommer enligt avtalet mellom Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. The post is covered by the Protocol on Job Structure.

Application Procedures

All Applicants must use the formal PhD application form , the Specified Annexe, excl. annex 3, er kan included på application.

Applicants hvis principal language of instruction på deres BSc / MSc var ikke Scandinavian or English must enclose IELTS or TOEFL test scores.

The application ska submitted in one signed printed copy and one complete PDF file on a CD-ROM or USB memory stick (ie forms F1 and all enclosures samlet in a single PDF file).

Det er ikke muligt submit the application via email.

The lawyers bliver Assessed enligt den Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation Executive Order no 284 of 25th April 2008.

By the End of March 2011 , all Applicants får modtog information vedrørende den evaluation af den application. Receipt of the application vil ikke acknowledged.

The application, market 625/05259-318 ska sent to:

Faculty of Life Sciences

Department of Agriculture and Ecology

Thorvaldsensvej 40, stairway 2, 3 rd Floor

DK-1871 Frederiksberg C


The application skal modtog Illustration 14 February 2011 12:00 pm (noon) . Applications modtog Illustration this vil ikke Considered.


Muhammad Ramzan Rafique
Muhammad Ramzan Rafique

I am from a small town Chichawatni, Sahiwal, Punjab , Pakistan, studied from University of Agriculture Faisalabad, on my mission to explore world I am in Denmark these days..

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