PhD students

143 records
Lastname Firstname Social University E-Mail Theme of thesis Director of thesis Defence year
ABATE Maria valentina UNIGE E-Mail Differentiation dynamics and functional characterization of mouse pancreatic islet cell-types Pedro Louis Herrera
ABDELRAHMAN Ola UNIFR E-Mail Actinomycetes and their metabolites as fungicide alternatives Prof. Laure Weisskopf
ALBELDA BERENGUER Magdalena UNINE E-Mail Development and evaluation of a biotechnological protocol for the conservation of archaeological waterlogged wood Prof. Edith Joseph
Prof. Pilar Junier
ANAND Abhishek UNIFR E-Mail Molecular mechanisms underlying the inhibition of Phytophthora infestans by Pseudomonas strains Prof. Laure Weisskopf, Department of BIology, University of Fribourg
ANCHIMIUK Anna UNIL E-Mail DNA organization, dynamics and repair Stephan Gruber
ANTAR Hammam UNIL E-Mail Cell biology of the soil bacterium bacillus subtilis with a major focus on factors involved in chromosome maintenance and segregation Dr. Stephan Gruber
ARUANNO Marion UNIL E-Mail Study of Aspergillus fumigatus mecanisms of resistance to Azoles and Echinocandins Dominique Sanglard
ASLAM Ibtisam UNIGE E-Mail Accelerated Cardiac and Renal MRI Pr. Jean-Paul VALLEE
AUBRY Christèle UNIL E-Mail Biology of chlamydia: Nanomotion and effectors Gilbert Greub
AYADI Imen UNIGE E-Mail intracellular killing in phagocytic cells Pr Cosson
BALESTRA Aurélia UNIGE E-Mail Calcium signalling in malaria parasites
BALLABANI Gent UNINE E-Mail Remodeling of protein import mechanism under stress and hormone treatment in Chloroplast early developmental stages Prof. Felix Kessler
Dr. Shanmungabalaji Ventakasalam
BARBIER Içvara UNIL E-Mail Gene regulatory network for pattern regulation Pr. Yolanda Schaerli
BARNOUD Coline UNIGE E-Mail Circadian rhythm and Immune system Prof. Christoph Scheiermann
BASTIDA RUIZ Daniel UNIGE E-Mail Role of GRP78 in trophoblastic cell fusion.
BATSCH Maxime UNIL E-Mail Investigating microbial interactions and community assembly in soil communities using picoliter droplets cultivation Jan Roelof van der Meer
BELLAH Hadjer UNINE E-Mail The role of co-infection in the trajectory of plant disease. Dr. Daniel Croll
BELLAMECHE Fares UNINE E-Mail Induced resistance in wheat Dr. Brigitte Mauch-Mani, University of Neuchâtel
Dr. Fabio Mascher, Agroscope Changins.
BEN CHAABENE Rouaa UNIGE E-Mail Parasitology/ Toxoplsma gondii Dominique Soldati Favre
BEN JEDDOU Fatma UNIGE E-Mail Dendrimer and bicyclic antimicrobial peptides against multidrug resistant Gram-negative bacteria
BERWEILER Vincent UNIGE E-Mail The relationship between early gut colonization and development of adipose tissue browning Mirko Trajkovski 2023
BILLAULT-CHAUMARTIN Ingrid UNIL E-Mail Capping Protein Insulates Arp2/3-Assembled Actin Patches from Formins
BLANDENIER Quentin UNINE E-Mail Biogeography and macroecology of testate amoeba following a metagenomics approach Enrique Lara
Edward Mitchell
BOCK Florian UNIL E-Mail SMC Biochemistry Dr. Stephan Gruber
BOMPADRE Olimpia UNIGE E-Mail Epigenetic engineering in development
BONATO Tess UNIFR E-Mail Antibiotic-induced disruption of the maternal and infant microbiota and adverse health outcomes Petra Zimmermann
Laurent Falquet
BONINI Fabien UNIGE E-Mail Cryogel-assisted cell therapy for brain tissue reconstruction BRASCHLER THOMAS
BRANDT Ludivine UNIL E-Mail Dynamics of HIV latency and reactivation at population and single-cell level Angela Ciuffi
BREGNARD Danaé UNINE E-Mail Endobacteria in fungi Pr. Pilar Junier
BROCHET Silvia UNIL E-Mail The honey bee gut microbiota Philipp Engel
BUFFI Matteo UNINE E-Mail Electrical signalling in filamentous fungi / Recovery of precious metals from sewage sludge Pilar Junier
Saskia Bindshelder
CASINI Laurent UNIL E-Mail Epigenetic cell-cycle regulator study in Caulobacter crescentus Dr. Justine Collier MER1
CAUSEVIC Senka UNIL E-Mail Exploring microbial community engineering from the perspective of bioaugmentation. Jan Roelof van der Meer
COLAKOGLU Melis UNIGE E-Mail The effect of microbiota on obesity Prof.Mirko Trajkovski 2023
CORDEIRO FILIPE Ines UNIGE E-Mail The influence of microbiota on viral infections Prof. Caroline Tapparel
CORONA RAMIREZ Andrea UNINE E-Mail Spore biodiveristy in the environment Prof. Dr. Pilar Junier 2022
COSTAFROLAZ Jordan UNIGE E-Mail Interplay between beta-lactam antibiotics and the polarity of Caulobacter crescentus Professor Patrick Viollier. MIMOL department in CMU. Geneva
COURRIER Alexis UNIGE E-Mail Characterization of MDA5 functions upon Mononegavirales infections prof. Dominique GARCIN
CRISTINELLI Sara UNIL E-Mail Exploration of the Epitranscriptomic landscape of HIV infected cells Dre Angela Ciuffi
CUVILLIER Luana UNINE E-Mail Biocleaning of heritage metallic objects Edith Joseph
Stephan Von Reuss
DAVERI Andrea UNIL E-Mail The conjugative machinery of the ICEclc element of P. nackmussii B13 Jan Roelof van der Meer
DE BAKKER Vincent UNIL E-Mail Systems biology approaches to unravel pathogenic bacterial phenotypes Jan-Willem Veening 2024
DE RIDDER David UNIGE E-Mail Spatial epidemiology
DEMARCO Benjamin UNIL E-Mail Mechanism and function of Gasdermin-induced inflammatory cell death Petr Broz
DÉNÉRÉAZ Julien UNIL E-Mail Genetic interactions in Streptococcus pneumoniae Jan-Willem Veening 2024
DI MARTINO Rita UNIL E-Mail Disentangling the interactions within a four-species bacterial community Dr. Sara Mitri
Prof. Jan Willem Veening
DI NEZIO Francesco UNIGE E-Mail Bioconvection-mediated microbial ecophysiology in aquatic systems: multi-scale dynamics in the chemocline of meromictic Lake Cadagno Prof. Michael Hothorn
Prof. Dr. Mauro Tonolla
DIJKHOFF Irini Magdelina UNIFR E-Mail The impact of diesel and gasoline exhaust on the cutaneous and biomechanical responses of the human skin. Prof. Dr. Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser
Dr. Barbara Drasler
DOLICKA Dobrochna UNIGE E-Mail RNA biology and liver cancer
DOS SANTOS Andrea Raquel UNIL E-Mail Controlling species embedded within a small microbial community Prof. Sara Mitri
DOS SANTOS PACHECO Nicolas UNIGE E-Mail Molecular mechanisms that control the actomyosin system in Toxoplasma gondii Dominique SOLDATI-FAVRE
DREIER Matthias UNINE E-Mail Quantitative characterization of the microbiota in raw milk cheese by high-throughput qPCR. Pilar Junier
DUBATH Céline UNIL E-Mail Change of intestinal microbiota induced by psychotropic drugs and influence on metabolic parameters Chin Eap
DUCKERT Clément UNINE E-Mail Protist taxonomy, evolution, biogeography and ecology Edward Mitchell 2021
EL CHAZLI Yassine UNIL E-Mail Microbial interactions in the honey bee gut Pr. Philipp Engel 2022
ESTERMANN Manuela UNIFR E-Mail Bioprinting a human omentum model to investigate ovarian cancer cell adhesion and invasion. Prof. Dr. Barbara Rothen
Prof. Dr. Alke Fink
ESTOPPEY Aislinn UNINE E-Mail Oxalotrophy as a biocontrol strategy Prof. Pilar Junier 2022
FAIVRE Anna UNIGE E-Mail Role of tubular cell metabolism in chronic kidney disease progression
FATTON Mathilda UNINE E-Mail Kurthia gibsonii and evolution of sporulation Prof. Pilar Junier 2022
FREITAS MONTEIRO Marta UNIGE E-Mail Regulation of innate immune cell function by Fc-gamma receptor engagement Jörg D. Seebach
Gisella Puga Yung,
GERMANIER Fanny UNIFR E-Mail Plant-microbe interactions Prof. Laure Weisskopf
GHAZI SOLTANI Giti UNIL E-Mail Chlamydia_life cycle Gilbert Greub
GUAN Ziyu UNIGE E-Mail Using the algae to improve the fresh water quality
GUEDES Mariana UNIGE E-Mail Unraveling the interplay between commensal bacteria and respiratory viruses Caroline Tapparel Vu 2023
GUERREIRO Amanda UNIGE E-Mail What is the role of MAPs in mitosis? Patrick Meraldi 2021
HASHMI Isha UNINE E-Mail Screening of PGPR endospore forming bacteria and interaction with soil fungi: role for plant growth. Prof. Pilar Junier
Dr. Saskia Bindschelder
HEILIG Rosalie UNIL E-Mail Inflammasome formation and cell death Prof. Petr Broz
HEIMAN Clara Margot UNIL E-Mail Towards building microbial consortia for pest control: exploring adaptation to insect hosts and intraspecific diversity of pathogenicity and competition traits in insecticidal pseudomonads Dr. Christoph Keel
HENRY Christopher UNIGE E-Mail Calcium fluxes at ER-PM membrane contact sites
HUMMEL Daniel UNIGE E-Mail The role of SH3 domains in yeast endocytosis Marko Kaksonen
IDRIS Tahir UNIGE E-Mail Differentiation and innate defense of the respiratory epithelium Professeur Marc CHANSON
IFRID Estelle UNIGE E-Mail Inhibitors of Klebsiella pneumoniae virulence Pierre Cosson
IGLESIAS Laura UNIGE E-Mail Sp5, a newly identified evolutionarily conserved repressor of Wnt signaling Brigitte Galliot
JACCARD Augustine UNIL E-Mail Mycoviruses _ impact of human activity on fungal and viral communities of crops and forests Dominique Sanglard
Olivier schumpp
KOOLI Wafa M. UNINE E-Mail Development and evaluation of bacteriological method for the stabilization of archaeological iron Pr Pilar JUNIER
KOPELYANSKIY Dmitry UNIL E-Mail Innate immune response to LRV1-bearing Leishmania gyuanensis parasites Prof. Nicolas Fasel 2020
KOWALSKI Camille UNIGE E-Mail Role of lymphatic endothelial cells in autoimmunity
KRISHNAN Aarti UNIGE E-Mail Metabolic Networks governing Toxoplasma gondii Persistence and Transmission Prof. Dominique Soldati-Favre 2020
KÜHNEL Ronja marie UNIGE E-Mail Calcium signalling during Plasmodium gametogenesis Mathieu Brochet
LAMAS HERRERA Iker UNIL E-Mail Study of Cdc42 feedback regulation in the fission yeast by optogenetics Sophie G. Martin
LÄNGST Emmanuel UNIL E-Mail Biochemical pathways in stored red blood cells PD Dr Michel Prudent
Pr Jean-Daniel Tissot
LAUMAY Floriane UNIGE E-Mail Functional analysis of acquired phagic genes involved in the pathogenesis and the virulence of ST398 Staphylococcus aureus strains Patrice François (PhD, PD)
Jacques Schrenzel (MD, Prof)
LE GUENNEC Maeva UNIGE E-Mail Biology - Image Processing Pr Paul Guichard
Dr. Virgnie Hamel
LEE Aaron UNIFR E-Mail Influence of mechanical properties on macrophage phagocytic activity Alke Fink
Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser
LI Jizhou UNIL E-Mail Study of drug resistance in Candida auris
LI Xiaoyun UNIL E-Mail target glutamine to reprogram tumor associated macrophages
LINDNER Karina UNIGE E-Mail Targeting the APRIL molecule by antibody-based therapeutic approaches for the treatment of B lymphomas Thomas Matthes
Bertrand Huard
LJILJANA Mihajlovic UNIL E-Mail Evolution of duplicated genes Prof. Yolanda Schaerli DMF, UNIL
Prof. Jan Roelof van der Meer DMF, UNIL
LOCATELLI Manon UNIGE E-Mail Tissue engineering Prof. Krause
Prof. Martinou
LOHBERGER Andrea UNINE E-Mail --- Prof. Pilar Junier
LOPES João UNIGE E-Mail Effects of Imprinting of Influenza A infections in adult microbiota Mirco Schmolke 2023
LORETAN Morgane UNIFR E-Mail Fabrication of Optical Antennas for Sensing and development of a point-of-care device based on smartphone-based fluorescence microscope for diagnostic purpose. Prof. Guillermo Acuna
LUNGHI Matteo UNIGE E-Mail Biology of chronic toxoplasmosis Dominique Soldati-Favre 2021
LYKOSKOUFIS Nikolaos UNIGE E-Mail Identifying non-coding mutations in cancer Emmanouil Dermitzakis 2024
MAGALHÃES Bárbara UNIL E-Mail Evaluation of Next Generation Sequencing for the epidemiological investigation of nosocomial pathogens Dominique Blanc
MANDELLI Léa UNIL E-Mail Dynamics of Flavescence dorée in the canton of Vaud: Molecular identification and dissemination of strains, influence of environmental factors and varietal susceptibility Phillipe Reymond
Olivier Schumpp
fin 2024/début 2025
MANTZOUKI EVANTHIA UNIGE E-Mail Cyanobacteria dynamics under eutrophication and climate change Bastiaan Ibelings (
MARLE Pierre UNIGE E-Mail Title provisional "The role of hydrological connectivity in shaping the relationship between physico-chemistry, ecotoxicology and biological diversity in a large river floodplain" Emmanuel Castella
MARTIN Sandra UNIL E-Mail Epigenetics in Agrobacterium tumefaciens Justine Collier
MARTISCHANG Romain UNIGE E-Mail Infection control and prevention Stephan Harbarth
Jacques Schrenzel
MATHEZ Grégory UNIL E-Mail Innovative approaches to broad spectrum antivirals Angela Ciuffi
Valeria Cagno
MAYOR Jennifer UNIL E-Mail Novel therapeutic strategies against highly pathogenic emerging viruses Prof. Stefan Kunz Dr. Olivier Engler
MEIER Caroline UNIL E-Mail Expression and functional analyses of the major surface antigens of the human pathogenic fungus Pneumocystis jirovecii Philippe Hauser
MICHE Sébastien UNIGE E-Mail Diversity of rhizobia nodulating Lotus corniculatus in fields of Switzerland Dr. Xavier Perret 2023
MIGUEL TRABAJO Tania UNIL E-Mail Studying pairwise bacterial species interactions to predict the composition and dynamics of synthetic soil microbial communities. Jan Roelof van der Meer 2024
MONACHON Mathilde UNINE E-Mail Analyses and characterization of the treatment - Artificial degradation of wood samples to study biological treatment to extract iron and sulfur from waterlogged wood Edith Joseph
MORITZ Roxane UNIL E-Mail Environmental regulation of integrative and conjugative element (ICE) in Pseudomonas Jan Roelof van der Meer
MOTTET Manon UNIGE E-Mail Single-cell dynamics of host pathogen interactions Thierry Soldati
NYONDA MARY UNIGE E-Mail Liver stage metabolism of Plasmodium berghei parasites Prof. Dominique Soldati-Favre
Prof. Volker Heussler
PALMIERI Fabio UNINE E-Mail Oxalotrophy as a therapeutic alternative for the control of fungal pathogens Prof. Pilar Junier
PASSARETTI Arianna UNINE E-Mail Chemistry Edith Joseph
Stephan von Reuss
PAUL Christophe UNINE E-Mail Validation of the application of using endospores for paleoecological studies. Professor Pilar Junier
PEREZ FRANCES Marta UNIGE E-Mail Exploring the identity and plasticity potential of the elusive pancreatic polypeptide-producing γ-cells Pedro Luis Herrera
PICCARDI Philippe UNIL E-Mail Evolution of social interactions within a synthetic microbial community Sara Mitri
Jan van der Meer
PICHON Vivien UNIFR E-Mail Research of a probiotic cure to potato late blight. Laure Weisskopf
Laurent Falquet (unifr) brice Dupuis (Agroscope)
PIGNON Estelle UNIL E-Mail Spatial pattern formation in microbial communities
RAYKOV Lyudmil UNIGE E-Mail D. dictyostelium intrinsic immunity Thierry Soldati
REAL Aline UNIGE E-Mail Functional characterization of non coding mutations in chronic lymphocytic leukemia Prof Emmanouil Dermitzakis
Prof Joerg Seebach
ROMANENS Lou UNIGE E-Mail Impact of menopause on triple negative breast cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers Intidhar Labidi Galy
Patrick Meraldi
RUSIECKA Olga UNIGE E-Mail Panx1 role in ischemia/reperfusion syndrome Brenda Kwak
RUSSO Silvia UNINE E-Mail Analysis and assessment of degradation of polychrome metal artworks Prof. Edith Joseph
Dr. Laura Brambilla
SARTORI Ambra UNIGE E-Mail Human genomics/bioinformatics
SAVE Jonathan UNIBE E-Mail Treatment of S. aureus infective endocarditis in a rat model by phage therapy Pr Yok Ai Que
Dr Grégory Resch
SCHERZ Valentin UNIL E-Mail Individuals discrimination through metagenomic salivary analysis Prof Gilbert Greub, Institut de Microbiologie du CHUV, Rue du Bugnon 48 1011 Lausanne Novembre 2020
SEPIOL Aleksandra UNIGE E-Mail The role of NOX4 in the wound healing process
SILVESTRI Ennio UNIGE E-Mail Cellular mechanisms to achieve a symmetric cell division Prof. Patrick Meraldi 2023
SOMERVILLE Vincent UNIL E-Mail Compositional and functional characterisation of cheese starter cultures Philipp Engel 2021
SPIAGGIA Giovanni UNIFR E-Mail Substrate for evaluating cell culture mechanics Alke Fink
Barbara Rothen
SYNEFIARIDOU Dimitra UNIL E-Mail Determining the minimal genome required for pneumococcal virulence Jan-Willem Veening
TABONI Anna UNIGE E-Mail Arterial baroreflexes in dynamic conditions in humans
TAVARES Diogo UNIL E-Mail Changing the specificity of Escherichia coli periplasmic binding protein RbsB from ribose towards 1,3-cyclohexanediol and cyclohexanol Jan Roelof van der Meer
TERRETTAZ Céline UNIL E-Mail from January 2014, general field: supression of plant diseases by beneficial soil bacteria (precised thesis topic to be defined) currently: Justine Collier from January 2014: Christoph Keel
THÉROUDE Charlotte UNIL E-Mail ILCs in sepsis
TINGUELY Camille UNINE E-Mail Horizontal gene transfer in environmental bacteria Diego Gonzalez
Pilar Junier
TOLLANCE Axel UNIGE E-Mail Physiology of muscle stem cells Maud Frieden
VALLET Simon UNIGE E-Mail Bacteriology and antibiotics
VAZQUEZ NUNEZ Roberto Jareth UNIL E-Mail Smc Biochemistry Dr. Stephan Gruber
VUCICEVIC Andrea UNIL E-Mail Transfer competence, a bistable process induced by integrative and conjugative elements in bacteria
Prof. Dr. Jan Roelof van der Meer
WALSER Dylan UNIGE E-Mail No thesis i am secretary for the doctoral school
WANG Chen UNIGE E-Mail Circadian and cancer Christoph Scheiermann
WENGER Alexander UNIFR E-Mail Influence of naturally occurring Pediococcus ssp. on the quality of fermented foods Prof. Laure Weisskopf, University Freiburg & Dr. Stefan Irmler, Agroscope, Liebefeld 2021
YESODHA SUBRAMANIAN Bibin UNIFR E-Mail Extracellular vesicles in the regulation of host-pathogen interactions during malaria pathogenesis. Pierre-Yves Mantel 2023
ZHOU Yan UNIGE E-Mail The investigation of Glutamate dehydrogenase metabolic regulation and its online flux model development Pierre Maechler