PhD position in Soil chemistry; topic: Mechanisms of soil organic carbon sequestration

University of Verona, Dept. of Biotechnology
Salary min. 13600 € / Year, The net salary level for PhD students is ca. 13600 €/year, with a 50% increase for research periods carried out abroad (out of Italy)
Application deadline: 3 July 2020

Job description


Duration: 3 years, from 1st October 2020 to 30th September 2023
Thesis Defence: by May 2024

Admission requirements:

  • "Laurea specialistica" or "Laurea magistrale" (second cycle university Degree, e.g., M.A., M.Sc.);
  • or a degree taken under the old Italian university system in force prior to the one introduced by the Italian Ministerial Decree No. 599/1999;
  • or equivalent foreign degree.

Programme learning objectives and languages: Information on the programme learning objectives and research topics are available on the web site of UniVR at the following link:

The programme activities will be totally held in English.

The Call for application is reported at: (see p. 25 for the description of the topic).

How to apply: For further information and details on how to apply, please contact me (Prof. Claudio Zaccone;

published: 18 June 2020     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.