Staff in HSRU are fully supported in undertaking a PhD.  They are also encouraged to provide supervisory support for full or part-time PhD students.  The following staff members are currently accepting PhD's:

HSRU has a strong track record of PhD supervision in health service research.  As a PhD student you will be part of HSRU interacting with a team of researchers working in your area of interest.

Details of potential funding for PhD research within HSRU may be found in the University of Aberdeen Funding Database.

For general enquiries about undertaking a PhD within HSRU please email

Please click here to view all current University of Aberdeen opportunities. 


Below are our current HSRU ongoing PhD projects.

Ongoing projects

Examples of recently completed projects