Vessel collisions with large whales: Behavioural responses and areas of risk
Dr S Marley, Prof A Ford, Ms L Babey
17 February 2019
Applications are invited for a fully-funded three year PhD to commence in October 2019. The PhD will be based in the School of Biological Sciences and will be supervised by Dr Sarah Marley, Professor Alex Ford and Ms Lucy Babey (Head of Science and Conservation, ORCA).
Impact of normal and premature ageing on human macro- and microvasculature
Centre for Skin Sciences
Dr K Riches-Suman, Dr M J Thornton
Applications accepted all year round
The global population is growing, with the number of births consistently higher than the number of deaths. This is because people are living for longer, due at least in part to improved lifestyle and healthcare provision.
Go with the flow: the why and how of cardiovascular disease
Dr E Tzima
26 July 2019
Have you ever wondered why and how cardiovascular disease and atherosclerotic plaques develop in the areas that they do? Why is it that some arteries are prone to blockage while others are protected? The answer lies with blood flow.