We offer an extensive range of exciting research opportunities through PhD Programmes in Biomedical Sciences, Health Sciences and Neurosciences. We also offer Professional Doctorate Programmes in Optometry, Pharmacy and Medicine (DOptom/PharmD/ MD).
Aston's 50th Anniversary PhD Studentships The acquisition, incubation and transfer of bacteria by household insects &other arthropods in Collaboration with Killgerm Chemicals Ltd Supervisors: Professor Anthony Hilton, Aston University Dr Matthew Davies, Killgerm Chemicals Ltd Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016 One PhD Studentship in Collaboration with Colorcon Ltd. Development and assessment of multifunctional tablet coating technologyto overcome dysphagia Supervisor: Professor Afzal Mohammed Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016
One School Funded PhD Studentship Identifying the mechanism(s) of action of a highly potent set of novelanti-tubercular compounds, a crucial first step in tuberculosis drug discovery Supervisors: Dr Jonathan Cox & Dr Dan Rathbone Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016 One EPSRC DTP Funded PhD Studentship Development of bespoke 3D scaffolds for human neural networks usingnovel 2 photon polymerisation Supervisors: Dr Rhein Parri (LHS) & Professor Edik Rafailov (EAS) Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016 One School Funded PhD Studentship A role for metabotropic glutamate receptor signalling in healthy ageing Supervisors: Dr Cathy Slack & Professor David Poyner Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016 One School Funded PhD Studentship Investigation and developing Tissue Transglutaminase (TG2) antagonistsas novel therapeutic reagents for Cystic Fibrosis Supervisors: Dr Zhuo (Vivian Wang), Dr Andrew Devitt & Prof. Martin Griffin Closing Date: Sunday, 11th December 2016
Overseas PhD Scholarships of £7,000 a year are available on a competitive basis; offset against current international tuition fees Download the advert with further details on how to apply.
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