Wageningen University & Research is recruiting a PhD student for a project on pathogen effectors to understand the evolution and global dissemination, genome structure and functioning of banana pathogens. The candidate should have an MSc in bioinformatics or computational biology; demonstrate expertise in working with next-generation sequencing data and/or comparative genomics; possess a proven proficiency in programming (in e.g. Python); basic to intermediate statistical and mathematical skills; and excellent English language proficiency.
Application deadline: 1 August 2020
Online application: https://bit.ly/3gy0E3g
More information: https://www.wur.nl/en/vacancy/PhD-position-on-comparative-metagenomics-of-fungal-banana-pathogens.htm or contact Gert Kema (email@example.com) or Michael Seidl (firstname.lastname@example.org)