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
Characterisation of microRNAs regulated by dihomo-gamma-linolenic acid in macrophages in relation to atherosclerosis
Cytoplasmic RNA regulation in cell motility
Detection of outer membrane vesicles (OMVs) in common gut bacteria and fecal samples
Developing a 3rd generation sequencing based method for identification of bacteria without culturing
Developmental and molecular analysis of sperm production in Drosophila
Examining the programming of offspring behaviour by maternal diet and abnormal maternal care
Firing dynamics of thalamic and cortical neural networks during absence epilepsy
Machine Learning for Prediction in Alzheimer's Disease: Identifying Novel Biologically Valid Diagnostic Categories to Inform Precision Medicine
Machine-learning guided immune fingerprinting for rapid detection of life-threatening infection in liver cirrhosis
Molecular mechanisms of phenotype determination in BNST forebrain neurons
Protein interactions in the regulation of a model cell differentiation program
Role of the lysosome, and the lysosomal protein NPC1 in the pathogenesis and treatment of Mycobacteriumtuberculosis
Structural analysis of receptors for insecticidal toxins
The functional proteome of the microbiome and its role in endotoxin modulation
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

Funding

Award Deadline
GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership PhD projects in the School of Biosciences 7 June 2018
GW4 DTP in BioMed: Machine-learning guided immune fingerprinting for rapid detection of life-threatening infection in liver cirrhosis 7 June 2018
PhD in Diamond Science and Technology: Measuring the sp3/sp2 carbon content ratio in a single nanodiamond using quantitative optical microscopy 1 October 2018