School of Biosciences

We aim to inspire and train new generations, equipping graduates with the tools needed to contribute to research, the knowledge-based economy and wider society.

NameQualificationMode
Biosciences PhD, MPhil, MD Full-time, Part-time
Biosciences (MRes) MRes Full-time
Integrative Neuroscience PhD Full-time
Stem Cell Neurobiology (MRes) MRes Full-time
NameQualificationMode
Biomedicine PhD, MPhil, MD Full-time, Part-time
Molecular Biosciences PhD, MPhil, MD Full-time, Part-time
Neuroscience PhD, MPhil, MD Full-time, Part-time
Organisms and Environment PhD, MPhil, MD Full-time, Part-time
Name
A Synthetic Reaction-Diffusion System for Engineering Patterning and Self-Organisation in Plant Stem Cells
aqAMR: AMR at the interface of the agricultural and aquatic environments
Can early intervention with astrocytes delay the progression of Huntington's disease?
Characterisation of microRNAs regulated by dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid in macrophages in relation to atherosclerosis
Competitive ability of a highly invasive plant: The interplay between resource availability, herbivory and allelopathy
Cryptosporidium movement in water: Impact of eutrophication and climate change on the zoonotic disease agent
Cytoplasmic RNA regulation in cell motility
Developing plants as an expression system for mammalian ion channels
Development of bioimaging reporters to detect the delivery of biotherapeutics into multi-cellular systems
Diagnosing the reasons for biodiversity decline in rural rivers
eDNA: A 21st Century tool to link people and ecosystem health in Sub-Saharan Africa?
Epigenetic control of strawberry secondary metabolism- a small fruit with a complex genome
Epigenetic regulation by D-type cyclins, a llink between cell division and development in plants?
Examining the programming of offspring behaviour by maternal diet and abnormal maternal care
Firing dynamics of thalamic and cortical neural networks during absence epilepsy
Gene expression regulation by RNAbinding proteins during fly development
Genomic tracking of UK otter (Lutra lutra) population expansion after anthropogenic declines in the 20th century
Invertebrate communities in hollowing trees
Landscape genomics of Bornean water buffalos
Molecular analysis of the interaction of Bin pesticidal protein with its receptor
Molecular pathways regulating stem cell divisions
Novel technologies for early detection and monitoring of fish pathogens
Optimising cell size for specialized functions: using a systems approach to understand the cell cycle during differentiation
Plasticity of visual information processing and the consequences of neurodevelopmental disorders
Protein interactions in the regulation of a model cell differentiation program
RNA binding proteins and mRNA localisation in Drosophila spermatids
Role of the lysosome, and the lysosomal protein NPC1 in the pathogenesis and treatment of Mycobacteriumtuberculosis
Spatial epidemiology in sub-Saharan African wildlife: schistosomes of Cape Buffalo
Structural analysis of receptors for insecticidal toxins
The smell of infection – detecting infectious disease and determining mechanisms underlying the spread of disease on social networks
Towards the clinical development of calcium-sensing receptor antagonists as novel therapeutics for inflammatory lung diseases
Transcriptional landscaping in plant stem cells: from chromatin to gene regulatory network
Unravelling how Histone Deacetylases (HDACs) regulate progenitor cell differentiation
Unravelling the cellular mechanisms that provide specificity for insecticidal toxins against invertebrates and some cancer cells
Wild Biome: interactions between gut microbiota and parasites

Funding

Award Deadline
NERC GW4 FRESH Centre for Doctoral Training in Freshwater Biosciences and Sustainability PhD projects in the School of Biosciences 17 December 2018
NERC GW4 Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of Biosciences 7 January 2019