PhD in microbiology and biochemistry: France

The laboratory of Prof. Stéphane Vuilleumier at the Université de Strasbourg is looking for a Phd student! The broad topic is microbiology and biochemistry, but more specifically on the discovery of novel defluorinases for bioremediation. Eligible applicants will have:
  • a Master degree in microbiology, biochemistry, molecular biology or equivalent (delivered before September 2022, or obtained in 2021)
  • practical experience of several experimental tech niques in molecular biosciences
  • good command of oral and written communication, in French and/or in English
  • An interest in environmental issues, working knowledge of bioinformatic tools and of biostatistics, knowledge in pollutant transformation processes, and/or international experience will represent additional assets.


To apply, please send letter of motivation, CV, copies of certificates, and the names and contact information of potential referees as a single pdf file to Prof. Stéphane Vuilleumier (
Applications will be processed as received, starting from March 2022. Final closing date for applications is April 30, 2022. Preferred starting period will be October 2022.
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