Studium a vzdělání PhD studium Environmental chemistry

Environmental chemistry, Epidemiology and Protein engineering

More details about our current topics for Ph.D. projects within the area of Environmental chemistry, Epidemiology and Protein Engineering are listed below. Discussion about the research topic with supervisor is mandatory before the formal application – feel free to contact directly the responsible supervisor.

PhD topics

Molecular modelling of enzymes’ substrate specificity
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jiří Damborský, jiri@chemi.muni.cz

Passive sampling of organic chemicals in multimedia environments
Supervisor: Branislav Vrana, Ph.D. associate professor, vrana@recetox.muni.cz

Microfluidics - Lab on a chip in environmental research
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Zbyněk Prokop, zbynek@chemi.muni.cz

Human biomonitoring for organic contaminants by high resolution mass spectrometry
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Jana Klánová, klanova@recetox.muni.cz

Investigating time trends of Persistent Organic Pollutants in human biomonitoring data from different regions of the world
Supervisor: Dr.sc.nat. Martin Scheringer, scheringer@recetox.muni.cz

Metabolic and protein biomarkers associated with gut microbiota
Supervisor: Dr. Zdeněk Spáčil, spacil@recetox.muni.cz

Characterization of lipid biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease
Supervisor: Dr. Zdeněk Spáčil, spacil@recetox.muni.cz

Exposure to chemicals and their health risks in human population
Supervisor: Dr. Pavel Čupr, associate professor, cupr@recetox.muni.cz

Assessment of external and internal exposure to chemicals in human population
Supervisor: Dr. Pavel Čupr, associate professor, cupr@recetox.muni.cz

Nanopesticides in the environment – understanding their fate, bioavailability, effects and risks in soil and water
Supervisor: Dr. Jakub Hofman, associate professor, hofman@recetox.muni.cz

Enantioselectivity of current chiral conazole fungicides
Supervisor: Dr. Jakub Hofman, associate professor, hofman@recetox.muni.cz

Effect of biochar application on fate and bioavailability of conazole fungicides in soil
Supervisor: Dr. Jakub Hofman, associate professor, hofman@recetox.muni.cz

Applications

For consultation with the supervisor, candidates should submit the application including (i) curriculum vitae, (ii) motivation letter, (iii) contacts of two persons who might provide references. Formal application to Ph.D. studies at Masaryk University will then require further documentation and formalities from the candidates and will be processed through an electronic application.