BSc/MSc projects

Last update on July 12, 2017 (

Here we collate information (in German or English) on currently available BSc or MSc thesis projects. Please directly contact the person named below. There are opportunities also beyond the topics listed below, just contact us.

We can always offer projects on the biology and ecology of saprobic fungi.

Masterarbeit: Molecular ecology of endophytic fungi in the tropics

Dr. Tessa Camenzind, Juan Duenas, Beginn: Sofort

Kurzbeschreibung: We are looking for a motivated and dependable Master student to conduct a meta-barcoding project on the community ecology of root endophytes associated to tropical trees. The student will have the opportunity to learn about state-of-the-art high-throughput sequencing techniques (Illumina MiSeq), and the ecology of understudied groups of Eumycota colonizing roots. It has been demonstrated that soil fertilization with P and N reduces the diversity and changes the community ...