Autonomic Regulation in Individuals with Childhood Maltreatment History
Dr A Debowska
Applications accepted all year round
The adverse effects of child maltreatment on mental and physical health are well documented in the literature. Although direct pathways via physiological mechanisms have been proposed for this association, research using biomarkers elucidating autonomic regulation in childhood maltreatment survivors is rare.
KESS2 East PhD in Medicine: Supporting fathers in the antenatal period and early childhood years
Prof M Robling, Dr J Segrott
29 March 2019
An exciting opportunity is now available to study how fathers are currently supported in their parenting role, and to make improvements that will benefit children and families in the future.The PhD studentship will be based at the Centre for Trials Research at Cardiff University, in collaboration with and supported by Public Health Wales (PHW).
Developing novel treatments for rare childhood brain tumours
Prof R Gilbertson
12 April 2019
Despite decades of research, the treatment of brain tumours has remained largely unchanged. These cancers are treated with an aggressive combination of neurosurgery, radiation and chemotherapy that fails to cure but damages the surrounding normal brain, leaving survivors with devastating side effects.
HDR Scholarship - Deakin & Aarhus University Cotutelle
Deakin University's School of Education and Research for Education Impact (REDI) together with the Aarhus University's Centre for Higher Education Futures (CHEF) and Danish School of Education are seeking two outstanding candidates for a joint doctoral research scholarship program (Deakin-Aarhus Cotutelle program).