*NERC E4* Mapping inbreeding depression in wild red deer
Institute of Evolutionary Biology
Prof J Pemberton, Dr S Johnston
10 January 2019
Interested individuals must follow the "how to apply" link on the Geosciences E4 Doctoral Training Partnership web page. http://www.ed.ac.uk/e4-dtp/how-to-apply.
Depression in renal dialysis patients: the role of inflammation.
Prof K Bhui
3 January 2019
Applications are invited from graduates in biomedical or related sciences for a three year studentship which will commence in 2019 and will be based at the Centre for Psychiatry, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, at Queen Mary University of London.
Early engagement processes in psychological treatments for depression
Prof G Hardy, Prof M Barkham
Applications accepted all year round
There is evidence that psychological therapies are effective for the treatment of depression. However, not all patients benefit and many patients do not complete their full course of treatment, with the likelihood that their outcomes will be poorer than for those who have completed therapy.
(BBSRC DTP) A new animal test of emotional cognition
Dr J Gigg, Dr D Talmi, Prof J Neill
31 January 2019
This project will create and implement a new animal test for emotional biases in attention and memory that is more closely linked with the impact that emotion has on the same functions in humans.