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WTSA-MMFI Open Call for PhD Projects - Deadline 01 October 2014

Five PhD Project Grants available to start in October 2015

3-Year PROJECT GRANTS for PhD students

Applications are invited for PhD projects that will start in October 2015.  PhD candidates will be selected from a cohort of international students completing the MRes in Medical Mycology and Fungal Immunology at the University of Aberdeen.  The grant will fund the student’s stipend, home/EU tuition fees and research expenses for three years.  Host institutions must agree to waive the overseas/international component of the tuition fees.

The project must: investigate an important fungal pathogen of humans, promote cross-disciplinary activity and address one of the strategic award’s priority areas;

  • antifungal drugs, including drug development
  • diagnostics, including development
  • Immunology and disease processes

Tenured members of staff at UK universities or research institutes are eligible to apply. Cross-institutional projects are also encouraged

Five PhD Project Grants are available.                 Closing date: 01 October 2014

For further information on the PhD project grants and how to apply please visit our website at: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/mmfi/research/project-application/

Information can also be obtained by contacting: Dr Karen McArdle, Strategic Award Administrator Telephone: +44 (0) 1224437598, Email: e.karen.mcardle@abdn.ac.uk

Author: Karen McArdle


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