PhD project available - post harvest bruising in Parsnips

A 4 year fully funded doctorate programme opportunity is offered by the School of Biosciences at the University of Birmingham, in collaboration with applied agricultural specialists Harper Adams University and Elsoms Seeds Ltd. The student will benefit from scientific training in plant physiology, crop production, agronomy and transcriptomics, as well as a placement within the UK’s leading independent plant breeding and seed treatment specialists, where the student will gain business insight into the agricultural and particularly the fresh produce sector.