PhD position in Molecular Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenesis

University of Basel

More jobs at University of Basel



Position type:

Full time

13 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017

Full details:

Reference number: UOB-b6d7

A PhD position is open at the Biozentrum of the University of Basel, in the Focal Area of Infection Biology in the research group of Prof. Christoph Dehio. The position is in the frame of a Project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF).


Your tasks

studying the Molecular mechanisms of entry, trafficking and replication of the pathogenic bacterium Brucella in infected host cells. For further information, please consult the web pages of Prof. Christoph Dehio ( and the Project the SNSF (


Your profile

  • Master diploma in life sciences.
  • Highly motivated with interest in infection biology and basic experience in molecular and cellular biology.


What we offer

The Biozentrum of the University of Basel is one of the leading institutes worldwide for molecular and biomedical basic research and teaching. It is home to more than 30 research groups with scientists from over 40 countries. Research at the Biozentrum focuses on the areas of Cell Growth & Development, Infection Biology, Neurobiology, Structural Biology & Biophysics and Computational & Systems Biology. With its more than 550 employees, the Biozentrum is the largest department at the University of Basel's Faculty of Science. Salary according to institutional guidelines. Starting date by arrangement.

Remember to mention Global Academy Jobs when you apply