Australian Centre for Water
and Environmental Biotechnology

Special APA Scholarship Round for a PhD in Microbial Electrosynthesis

Tuesday, 12 January 2016
  • APA Scholarship Offer

An exciting opportunity for domestic PhD applicants (Australian or New Zealand citizens or permanent residents) to work on sustainable production of chemicals and fuels from carbon dioxide!

The successful candidate will work extensively in our AWMC laboratories at UQ under the guidance of a multidisciplinary advisory team. Candidates should have an undergraduate degree in Chemical or Environmental Engineering, B. Biotech (Hons), Microbiology (Hons) or other suitable applied science undergraduate degree.

Applicants are encouraged to make initial contact with Dr Bernardino Virdis ( providing their CV and academic record.

For more information on this special APA scholarship round, please visit the website:

Applications close on 7 February 2016.