Understanding the interplay between Clavibacter michiganensis, tomato, and a biological control agent: We’re recruiting! We are looking for a master’s student for a project focused on understanding the interaction between tomato-Clavibacter michiganensis and a biological control agent.

Description: Edelab (Department of Plant Sciences, IBIS, CRIV, FSAA, Université Laval) is looking for a motivated student to complete a two-year Master’s degree in plant biology on the interaction of the bacterium, Clavibacter michiganensis, with its host and a biological control agent.

Throughout the course, the student will evolve in a dynamic and multidisciplinary environment in order to perfect his or her knowledge and acquire skills in the fields of plant pathology, microbiology, molecular biology and bioinformatics.

Research Field

– Phytopathology
– Microbiology
– Agronomy
– Biology

Research Supervisor: Edel Perez Lopez

Research Environment: Université Laval, Pavillon Envirotron, Centre de recherche et d’innovation sur les végétaux

Financial Aid Available by Program of Study: Master’s Degree in Plant Biology with thesis:

Desired Profile

– Agronomy
– Biology

Requirements and Conditions

– Bachelor’s degree in biology, agronomy, molecular biology, microbiology or equivalent
– An interest in plant pathology
– Enjoy working in a team
– A great curiosity and willingness to learn

Application & Required Documentation:

– Cover letter
– Curriculum vitæ
– Student transcript

Send us your CV, transcripts and a letter of motivation before August 1, 2023 to the following address: anne-sophie.brochu.1@ulaval.ca

Application Deadline: August 1, 2023

Find Out More

Anne-Sophie Brochu
Professionnelle de recherche
Département de phytologie

For more information: https://edelabcriv.com/

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