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We are recruiting!

Current positions:

  •  Population genomics of Leishmania in Africa.
    This position will be advertised soon. Email daniel.jeffares [at] york.ac.uk if you are interested.
    Position starts: June 2020.
    Details: This project will analyse population genomic data from Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan and Uganda in collaboration with the PREV_PKDL project funded by the EDCTP2. In collaboration with Paul Kaye and others in PREV_PKDL project,

 

  • Applications for all this position is now closed.
    Evolutionary genomics of Leishmania in Brazil
    Find out more and apply here.
    Deadline for application:  12 Jan 2020

    Position starts: February 2020,
    Details: This project will analyse a Brazil-wide collection of Leishmania infantum strains in collaboration with Jeremy Mottram,  and partners in the UK:Brazil Joint Centre Partnership in leishmaniasis. 


Competition-funded PhD projects.

Applications for all these position are now closed. I am happy to consider self-funded PhD students of any nationality.

  • Leishmania pathogen evolutionary genomics
    With Prof. Jeremy Mottram.
    Find out more and apply here.
    Deadline for application:  
    Sunday, January 05, 2020
  • Adaptation of Ralstonia plant pathogenic bacteria
    With Ville Friman and Mike Brockhurst.

    Find out more and apply here.
    Deadline for application: Wednesday, January 08, 2020
  • Evolution of sex chromosomes in tadpole shrimps
    With Africa Gomez
    Find out more and apply here.
    Deadline for application: Monday, January 06, 2020