PhD Positions in Molecular Biology, University of Oslo - Norway

There are 3 PhD positions available on the project entitled: Signal transduction in cell separation processes in plants at University of Oslo, Norway.

One PhD position is available at the Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Oslo (UiO)for a period of 3 years.

Two positions are available at the Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim for a period of 4 years with 25% teaching duty.

Questions regarding the positions can be directed to:

Professor Reidunn B. Aalen ( tlf. +47 22 85 72 97

Professor Atle M. Bones ( tlf. +47 73 59 86 92

Researcher Tore Brembu ( tlf. +47 73 59 62 22

UiO application deadline: June 19

NTNU application deadline: June 22

Project start date: September 1st,


The positions require a Master degree or similar within molecular biology, cell biology, biotechnology or biochemistry.

Experience from work on Arabidopsis is an advantage, but not a requirement.

The applicant must be qualified for the doctoral program within these disciplines.

Great emphasis will be put on composing a research team with complementary skills, where competence in molecular biology is essential.


Melinka Butenko
Blindernveien 31
0371 Oslo
Oslo, Norway 0371
Phone: +47 22 85 46 04

For a detailed description of the PhD Positions in Molecular Biology see:

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