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Available funded PhD studentships

Details of the current funded PhD studentships open to applications.

Project: Unravelling cell entry and intracellular trafficking of adenoviruses at the nanoscale using coherent optical nanoscopy
Supervisors: Professor Paola Borri, Professor Alan Parker, Professor Wolfgang Langbein and Professor Paul Verkade (Bristol)
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2022
Start date: 1 October 2023
Funders: GW4 BioMed2

Project: Epigenetic regulation of microglial gene expression in Alzheimer’s disease
Supervisors: Dr Owen Peters, Professor Nicholas Allen, Dr Emma Dempster (Exeter) and Professor Jonathan Mill (Exeter)
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2022
Start date: 1 October 2023
Funders: GW4 BioMed2

Project: Combined in vitro and in silico molecular analysis of CHD8 gene-mediated risk for ASD
Supervisors: Dr Adrian Harwood, Dr Hywel Williams and Dr Eilis Hannon (Exeter)
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2022
Start date: 1 October 2023
Funders: GW4 BioMed2

Project: The role of neural stem cells and neurogenesis in molecular mechanisms  of anti-obesity therapeutics
Supervisors: Dr David Petrik, Dr You Zhou and Professor Kate Ellacott (Exeter)
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2022
Start date: 1 October 2023
Funders: GW4 BioMed2

Project: Investigating the therapeutic potential of microwaves in chronic wound healing
Supervisors: Dr Helen Brown, Dr Heungjae Choi, Professor Phil Stephens and Dr Sarah Sauchelli Toran (Bristol)
Deadline for applications: 2 November 2022
Start date: 1 October 2023
Funders: GW4 BioMed2

Project: Developing time-gated Fourier Transform Raman micro-spectroscopy and data analysis for the cell sorter - Identification and sorting of cells by their chemical fingerprint
Supervisors: Dr Francesco Masia, Professor Wolfgang Langbein and Professor Paola Borri
Deadline for applications: 30 November 2022
Start date: 1 January 2023
Funders: EPSRC