PhD in Microbiology

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague

Program Description

PhD in Microbiology

University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague

Overview

This field of study is focused on education of specialists competent to work in a wide spectrum of microbiology. The study is targeted on the complex mastering of several branches of contemporary microbiology, including environmental, clinical and food microbiology together with principles of molecular genetics.

Careers

The graduate is prepared for research, but also for the leading position in many branches of technological, clinical, environmental and food microbiology laboratories. It guarantees a deep knowledge of basic microbiology and contemporary arrays of molecular biology and biochemistry.

Selection of recent theses

  • Isolation of antimicrobial peptides from plants
  • Adaptation of Campylobacter jejuni to food environment
  • Monitoring of environmental pollution by bioluminescent bioreporters
  • Role of the RNA chaperone Hfq and small RNAs in Bordetella pertussis virulence
  • Uptake and intracellular sequestration of zinc by the ectomycorrhizal fungus Russula atropurpurea
  • Pro-apoptotic signaling of Bordetella pertussis adenylate cyclase toxin
  • Preparation of transgenic organisms for production of therapeutic substances
  • Intracellular transport of glycoprotein precursor of the Mason-Pfizer monkey virus
  • The development and application of molecular biological methods in clinical microbiology
  • Application of modern methods for study of food microorganisms
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 13, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2019
Duration
Duration
4 years
Part time
Full time
Price
Price
2,300 EUR
Information
Deadline
Apr. 16, 2019
Locations
Czech Republic - Prague, Prague
Start date : Oct. 2019
Application deadline Apr. 16, 2019
End date Request Info
Dates
Oct. 2019
Czech Republic - Prague, Prague
Application deadline Apr. 16, 2019
End date Request Info