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: firstname.lastname@example.org
Author: Karen McArdle