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Current PhD studentship opportunities

We are currently recruiting excellent students to a wide range of studentships in Health Sciences. 

Applications are invited for a range of research studentships offered by our interdisciplinary research groups and centres, mainly tenable for four years, and covering tuition fees and a stipend.

Candidates from the EU and overseas should be aware that some sponsors impose restrictions on eligibility. Please check the sponsor's eligibility requirements before applying. Eligibility requirements can be found on the sponsors' websites.

wide-page-divide-midnight-blueCurrent studentship opportunities in the Health Faculties Academic Research Divisions.

Project/scheme titleSchoolReference number SupervisorsSponsor Eligibility Deadline for applications
The Inflammasomes and Guy-Liver Bacterial Translocation in Cirrhosis - Opportunities for Novel Therapies Immunology & Microbial Sciences

Please see 'Application details'

Dr Gautam Mehta

Dr Shilpa Chokshi

Foundation for Liver Research Home/EU 31/07/2019
A machine learning approachto understand how invertebrates maintain homeostasis upon exposure to pharmaceuticals Population Health & Environmental Sciences

2019/PHES/S41

Dr Leon Barron 

Dr Thomas Miller

BBSRC & AstraZeneca Home/EU 30/08/2019
Influence of the gut microbiome on inter-individual differences in blood pressure at fasting and in response to a combined glycaemic and lipaemic test meal challenge Life Course Sciences

2019/LCS/S39

Dr Cristina Menni

Dr Sarah Berry

Chronic Disease Research Foundation Home/EU/ International Open until a suitable candidate is found
Computational methods to explore the relatopnship between gut microbes, metabolites and human health Life Course Sciences

2019/LCS/S38

Dr Cristina Menni

Dr Ana Valdes

Professor Tim Spector

Chronic Disease Research Foundation Home/EU/ International Open until a suitable candidate is found
Impact of intermittent cold exposure on progression of non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases in children and young people Life Course Sciences Please see 'How to apply' 

Professor Catherine Williamson

Professor Anil Dhawan

Dr Emer Fitzpatrick 
King’s College London  Home/EU Open until suitable candidate is found

Development of a neutron macromolecular crystallography (NMX) refinement software module and its implementation in the Refmac5 package of the CCP4 suite

Basic & Medical Biosciences 18/RDCMB/S03

Professor 
Roberto Steiner

Dr Garib N Murshudov 

Collaborative Computational Project 4

Home/EU Open until suitable candidate is found

Maudsley Philosophy Group Award

MD(Res) Medical Humanities  

Various. Please refer to project catalogue. 

- For further information about the award, please contact 
Felix Warnock
Ongoing
How do new organs evolve: a gene regulatory perspective on ear evolution Craniofacial Development & Stem Cell Biology 2017/DI/19

Professor Andrea Streit

- Home/EU Open until a suitable candidate is found
Epithelial cell activation by Candidalysin, a novel fungal peptide toxin Mucosal & Salivary Biology 2017/DI/18

Professor Julian Naglik

- Home/EU Open until a suitable candidate is found
Role of fungal peptide toxins in infection Mucosal & Salivary Biology 2017/DI/17

Professor Julian Naglik

- Home/EU Open until a suitable candidate is found

Development of 3D Isotropic Functional Imaging for Bioengineered Neuronal Cultures

Cancer & Pharmaceutical Sciences

Please see 'How to Apply'

Dr Simon Ameer-Beg

Dr Andrea Serio

BBSRC iCASE Home/EU The deadline for this studentship has now passed

Understanding immune responses to lipids in the skin

Immunology & Microbial Sciences

2019/CPS/S33

Dr Patricia Barral

Professor Catherine Hawrylowicz

BBSRC and Unilever Home and EU students (within Research Council Restrictions) The deadline for this studentship has now passed
Identifying immune determinantes of clinical response to ustekinumab in psoriasis Basic & Medical Biosciences 2019/BMBS/01

Dr Paola Di Meglio

Dr Jonathan Barker

Psoriasis Association Home/EU The deadline for this studentship has now passed
Exploring early pathogenic mechanisms driven by mutant ARPP21 ALS Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience CAV-KMRT-2019

Dr Younbok Lee

Professor Christopher Shaw

KMRT JRC Home Only The deadline for this studentship has now passed
Effect of Focused Ultrasound on drug delivery to brain tumours Cancer & Pharmaceutical Sciences 2019/CPS/S32

Dr Maya Thanou

Dr Sarah Thomas

KCL-LiDO industrial case Home/EU The deadline for this studentship has now passed
The Darwin Trust of Edinburgh PhD Studentship October 2019 Basic & Medical Biosciences 19/BMBS/S02

Go to project for details about selecting a supervisor

The Darwin Trust of Edinburgh Please see eligibility requirements The deadline for this studentship has now passed
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