PhD positions

Open positions:


Prof. Manuele Rebsamen - Pathogen sensing, innate immunity and autoimmunity (16084)

The Rebsamen lab investigates the signaling pathways and metabolic processes that allow immune cells to detect and respond to invading pathogens, and their implication in autoimmune diseases. A particular focus of the lab is the characterization of the role of Solute Carriers (SLCs), a family of transporter proteins, in immune functions and immunometabolism.

Only applications through the UNIL website will be taken into account: Submit your application

Application Deadline: 26.07.2020



Next Selection : Winter 2020-2021

Deadline for application: To be announced


The name of possible thesis directors can be found in the list of participating laboratories on our website:


For students interested in applying through the Track 2 procedure, they are encouraged to make a list of up to 5 choices, with the understanding that not all laboratories have open positions at a given time, and they may be considered  by other faculty members with similar interests.


The applications have to be sent to :



Ch. des Boveresses 155 - CP 51 - CH-1066 Epalinges
Tel. +41 21 692 57 00
Fax +41 21 692 57 05