Eye movement control and text processing: Effects of reading goals
Dr S J White, Prof K Paterson
Applications accepted all year round
Many empirical studies (Rayner, 2009) and several sophisticated computational models (Reichle, Pollatsek, & Rayner, 2003) now provide excellent accounts of the mechanisms involved in word recognition and eye movement control during reading.
Biotribology of contact lens - eye interaction
Dr R Maiti, Prof R Lewis
31 December 2018
Outstanding graduate students are invited to apply for a PhD studentship to study the interaction between contact lens and eye. There are approximately 125 million contact lens users worldwide.
Understanding Gene Regulatory Networks Transitions in Early Eye Development
MRC Human Genetics Unit
Prof D FitzPatrick
18 January 2019
This is one of several projects available on an MRC funded 4-year multi-disciplinary PhD programme in Human Genetics, Genomics and Disease at the MRC Human Genetics Unit (HGU), part of the Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine (IGMM) at the University of Edinburgh.