PROSPECTIVE students and post-docs



Honours students

Our research examines the factors that regulate mitochondrial biogenesis in plant mitochondria. Students will be provided with excellent training and hands on supervision to develop your skills in molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics.

PhD students

Prospective PhD students interested in doing a PhD in the Murcha lab can contact me anytime. UWA offers competitive scholarships to both prospective International and Australian students, relevant information can be found here and


Currently there are no salaried post-doctoral positions available. Scientists considering applying for fellowships can contact me with your CV.

Undergraduate students

Looking for a summer lab project? want to get some hands on experience? Interested students can contact me regarding work experience or short summer projects.