PhD Position: Molecular Mechanisms, Genevo, Switzerland

PhD Fellowship IN Switzerland

PhD Position: Molecular Mechanisms: Join a dynamic research team investigating the molecular mechanisms and evolution of sex determination in Hymenoptera, focusing on the newly discovered lncRNA ANTSR in Argentine ants.

PhD Position: Investigating Molecular Mechanisms of Sex Determination in Hymenoptera

Designation: PhD Candidate
Research Area: Molecular biology, evolutionary genetics, epigenomics
Location: Genevo, Switzerland


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, or related fields
  • Strong interest in epigenetics, developmental biology, and evolutionary biology
  • Ability to work independently and in a team
  • Proficiency in English (written and spoken)

Job Description:
The PhD candidate will investigate the molecular regulation and evolutionary dynamics of ANTSR, an lncRNA involved in genetic sex determination in Argentine ants. The project will utilize comparative genomics, functional genomics, and molecular techniques to unravel the mechanisms of ANTSR and its role in sex determination among Hymenoptera.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should submit a motivation letter, CV, academic transcripts, and contact information for two referees to [Supervisor Name] at [Supervisor Email]. Please include “PhD Application: ANTSR Sex Determination” in the subject line.

Last Date for Apply:
Until position filled. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.



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