The projects below offer funding (fees and stipend), restricted to UK/EU candidates only.
Closing Date: 19th January 2015 (midnight UK time)
The University of Leeds forms part of the White Rose Universities Doctoral Training Programme. The programme will fund studentships in three key BBSRC priority areas, Agriculture and Food Security, Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy, and World Class Bioscience. Each year a number of studentships in these priority areas will be available. The projects will be interdisciplinary and encompass current research in the departments of Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Engineering, Maths and Physics that falls within the BBSRC remit and the remit of Doctoral Training Programme.
How to apply:
Details of projects available this year (more info to follow)
PhD project with Dr Al Benson and Prof Ed White. This is a demonstrator studentship: students will be expected to undertake at least 120 hours per year of demonstrating duties in the School of Biomedical Sciences. Funding is for 48 months, and includes a stipend at current BBSRC rates. Further details are available on request.
Deadline: 30th Nov 2014 (PhD to start early 2015)
Part-funded M.Sc by Res in the School of Biomedical Sciences (fees only)
Supervised Prof. John Colyer
Deadline: 24th Oct 2014