Evaluation and characterization of prophylactic biological products on the suppression of Pythium spp. in greenhouse productions
Greenhouse Crop Protection Research Chair MAPAQ – Premier Tech under the supervision of Richard Bélanger (Phytology department, IBIS, CRIV, FSAA, Université Laval) is looking for a motivated student to complete a two years master's degree in plant biology on the evaluation and characterization of the effectiveness of different biological products on the repression of Pythium spp. in greenhouse cultivation.
During his/her project, the student will evolve in a dynamic and multidisciplinary environment, in order to perfect its knowledge, and acquire skills in the fields of phytopathology, microbiology, molecular biology, bioinformatics and greenhouse farming.
Université Laval, Pavillon Envirotron, Centre de recherche et d'innovation sur les végétaux
Financial Aid Available by Program of Study
Master's Degree in Plant Biology with thesis
Financial Aid Available*
Financial Aid Related to Research Project
$21000 per year for 2 years.
Program-Specific Financial Aid
Graduate Studies Awards
|Submission of research proposal AND project outline
|First submission of thesis
Université Laval: Student Financial Aid
* Amounts shown represent maximum financial aid available. Certain conditions apply. Subject to change without prior notice. For further information, contact sponsoring organizations directly.
Requirements and Conditions
- Bachelor's degree in biology, agronomy, molecular biology, microbiology or equivalents
- An interest in phytopathology
- Enjoy working in a team
- Great curiosity and a desire to learn
- Cover letter
- Curriculum vitæ
- Student transcript
Application DeadlineMarch 1, 2024
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Professionnelle de recherche
Département de phytologie