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  A smart agri-systems approach to understanding the risk of antimicrobial resistance transmission in the agri-environment linked to livestock production.
  Research Group: School of Biology
  Prof L Collins, Dr A O'Neill, Dr Laura Carter
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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Globally, antimicrobial resistance presents a significant and diverse set of challenges for public, animal and environmental health.
  Using Complex networks and Machine Learning to Model Epidemic Spreading in Cattle Herds, Computer Science – PhD (Funded)
  Prof R Menezes
Application Deadline: 15 June 2019

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The University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, is inviting applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship to commence in September 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.
  John Oldacre Foundation PhD Studentships in the Sociology and Politics of Agriculture and Food Systems. Funded PhD opportunities.

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 Applications are invited for up to four PhD studentships (available for study on either a full time or part time basis) in the Centre for Rural Policy Research within the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter.
  SMARTSWARD: FUTURE PROOFING IRISH LIVESTOCK SUSTAINABILITY
  Dr N Abu-Ghannam
Application Deadline: 25 May 2019

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PhD recruitment. This PhD recruitment focuses primarily on investigating the impact of multi-species swards in pasture-based production systems on.
  PhD: The application of methanotroph bacteria Methylococcus capsulatus as chicken feed
  Dr Y Zhang
Applications accepted all year round

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In this project, researchers from University of Nottingham and Rothamsted Research aim to develop and test a novel nutritional animal feed made from methanotrophic bacteria.
  Heterogenous, multisource and multidimensional data mining to develop machine learning algorithms for early prediction of lameness in cattle
  Dr J Kaler, Dr T Kypraios, Prof M Green
Application Deadline: 30 June 2019

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This exciting opportunity is based within Ruminant Population Health group at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science which conducts cutting-edge research into the health and welfare of UK cattle and sheep, and is founder members of the national ‘Centre for Innovation Excellence in Livestock’ (CIEL) with recently opened ‘Centre for Dairy Science Innovation’.
  PhD position on dynamic modelling of animal behaviours using machine learning, intelligent sensors and computational ethology
  Dr T Norton
Applications accepted all year round

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The laboratory of Measure, Model, Manage Bio-Responses (M3-BIORES) is a world-leading research laboratory focussing on real-time monitoring and management of animal behaviours.
  Links between animal behaviour, health and welfare
  Dr SDE Held
Applications accepted all year round

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An animal’s behaviour both causes and reflects changes in its health and welfare. The biological processes underlying these relationships are increasingly well understood in humans.
  Community / ecosystem ecological impacts of coexisting herbivores in Qinghai Tibetan Plateau alpine meadows
  Prof J Knops, Dr K Parr
Applications accepted all year round

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One of the most diverse grasslands on Earth are Tibetan alpine meadows, located on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau. These meadows average 30 to 40 plant species per 0.25 square meter.
  Evaluation of natural plant based botanicals as alternative to therapeutic antibiotics
  Dr C Situ
Applications accepted all year round

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It has become widely recognised that antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the biggest health threats that mankind faces encompassing huge health and economic burdens on governments and societies in every region of the globe.
  Forecasting the next panzootic foot-and-mouth disease lineage: informing virus fitness from in vitro studies and genomic data
  Dr D King, Dr D Horton
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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We seek a highly motivated student with the enthusiasm and drive to pursue an engaging question in the field of virus emergence and epidemiology.
  New bioinformatics and statistical methods for the analysis and visualisation of FMDV sequences
  Dr P Ribeca, Dr J Prada, Dr D Horton
Application Deadline: 17 June 2019

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Due to the multidisciplinary nature of this project, applicants are required to hold an undergraduate degree in either Bioinformatics, Biological Sciences, Computer Sciences, Statistics or related subject with at least a 2:1 or equivalent.
  Sound analysis of broiler chicken - what can we tell about health, welfare and productivity from sound patterns during growth
  Dr A Butterworth
Application Deadline: 3 June 2019

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The project. Vocalisation sounds in broiler chickens, reared under intensive farm conditions, may have potential to be used as a tool to improve their health and welfare status.
  MSC PROJECT: Life Cycle Assessment of LED Lighting for Pullet and Layer Barns
  Dr N Pelletier
Applications accepted all year round

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Lighting systems for livestock production, in particular for poultry, are influential for animal health and productivity (Er et al.
  Towards more sustainable use of phosphorus in UK grasslands considering soil-plant interactions
  Dr V Niasar, Prof D Johnson, Dr S Lee
Applications accepted all year round

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This ambitious project will lead to a major shift in how soil phosphorus (P), is managed in UK grasslands.
  Bioelectrochemical systems for remediation and resource recovery
  Dr H. I. Gomes
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a three-year PhD studentship to develop bioelectrochemical systems (BES) for remediation and resource recovery, in the Food, Water, Waste Research Group (FWW), Faculty of Engineering, University of Nottingham (UoN).
  An interdisciplinary approach to understand sheep farmers decision making for management of sheep scab
  Dr J Kaler, Dr F Lovatt
Application Deadline: 30 May 2019

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This opportunity is based within Ruminant Population Health group at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science which conducts cutting-edge research into the health and welfare of UK sheep and cattle and has stakeholder decision making as one of its key research themes.
  Oxford Interdisciplinary Bioscience Doctoral Training Partnership

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4 Year DPhil/PhD - Oxford Interdisciplinary Bioscience Doctoral Training Partnership. Candidates are invited to apply to the Oxford Interdisciplinary Bioscience Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) programme.
  Optimising organic feedstock properties for thermal applications
  Dr T Somorin
Applications accepted all year round

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Organic wastes are valuable for energy, nutrients and fuels; however, in many parts of the world, these materials remain an “untapped resource” ― treated as waste.
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