PhD Programme in Biomolecular Sciences

In List of Calls for Phd positions, announcements of selection from past years are available.

Announcement of selection - A.Y. 2022-2023

Rector's Decree no. 446 of 11.05.2022, published on this webpage on 11.05.2022
*please note that only the Italian version of the call is legally binding, the English version is provided for information only.

Positions: 16
Scholarships: 13 (of which 7 on reserved topics)
Positions without scholarship: 2
Positions reserved to candidates working for academic institutions or research centers in Italy or abroad (ex. art. 18 par. 2 of the University Regulations for Doctoral Programmes): 1
Supernumerary positions: 2

The Academic year starts November 1, 2022
Duration of the PhD Programme: 3 years

May also be admitted on additional positions candidates selected by special committees for admission related to specific international mobility programmes in which the University of Trento participates.

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How to apply

To partecipate in the selection procedure, fill in the application online within the deadline.

Deadline for application: June 23rd, 2022, hrs. 4.00 PM (Italian time, GMT +2)

Applicants are advised to register well in advance of the deadline. The University shall not be considered responsible for any dysfunctions due to technical problems and/or overload of the communication line and/or of the OS, for the loss of communication due to incorrect address details or late communication about possible change of address of the candidates, or for any other problem and delay due to third parties, unexpected cases or circumstances beyond one’s control.

Details about funded positions 

Positions and scholarships increased after the publication of the call are in bold (indicated with +)

Financer no. of scholarships Reserved topic
University of Trento 6 none
CIBIO 7 A - Mining common genetic variants impacting on allele-specific translation and cancer risk
B - The activation of the RNA sensing pathway by tumor extracellular vesicles
C - Investigation on a new biomarkers for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: from the clinics to the basic bilogical mechanism
D - Role of Chromatin-associated condensates in genetic diseases
E - Development of delivery systems for genome editing in cystic fibrosis
F - Identification and engineering of novel CRISPR-Cas systems for genome editing
G - Inhibition of HuR activity as anti-psoriatic strategy

For information about scholarships on specific reserved topics see the file "Reserved scholarships".

Applicants who have already closed and submitted the application before the publication of additional scholarships, will be allowed to express their preferences during the interview.

Examination’s schedule and results - information not available

Assessment schedule: not available
Oral examinationnot available

List of exclusions of incomplete applications: not available
List of exclusions for not recognized qualification:  not available
Assessment of qualifications and candidates admitted to the interview: not available

Final ranking: not available

Deadline for enrolment:
Position with scholarship: not availalable
Position without scholarship: not availalable

Information about first year enrollment procedure available at the related web page.

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Last update: May 11, 2022