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Biotechnology (plastic) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  Structural and biophysical characterisation of novel plastic degrading enzymes
  Dr M Zahn, Prof J McGeehan, Dr A Pickford
Application Deadline: 7 February 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully-funded four year PhD studentship to commence in October 2020. The PhD will be based at the University’s Centre for Enzyme Innovation (CEI), and will be supervised by Dr Michael Zahn, Prof John McGeehan and Dr Andy Pickford.
  (BBSRC DTP) Development of whole cell biocatalysts for biomass and plastic degradation
  Dr N Dixon, Prof N Scrutton, Dr A Green
Application Deadline: 31 January 2020

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Two major societal challenges exist today i) how can we consumable more sustainably and ii) how can we minimise environmental contamination.
  Insect technology: Taking a ’bite’ out of plastic pollution
  Prof R Atkins
Application Deadline: 1 April 2020

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Polystyrene is a non-biodegradable persistent plastic that is accumulating at alarming rates on land and in rivers, lakes and oceans.
  Designing and evolving plastic-degrading enzymes for new function
  Dr B Lichtenstein, Prof J McGeehan, Dr S Robson
Application Deadline: 7 February 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully-funded four year PhD studentship to commence in October 2020. The PhD will be based at the University’s Centre for Enzyme Innovation (CEI), and will be supervised by Dr Bruce Lichtenstein, Prof.
  Exploring the genome architecture of plastic-degrading bacteria
  Dr S Robson, Dr J.E.M Watts
Application Deadline: 7 February 2020

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Applications are invited for a fully-funded four year PhD studentship to commence in October 2020. The PhD will be based at the University’s Centre for Enzyme Innovation (CEI), and will be supervised by Dr Sam Robson and Dr Joy Watts.
  Bioplastic from sustainable feedstock – tackling the plastic challenge
  Dr K Tee
Application Deadline: 30 April 2020

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Plastic is used in many applications, including packaging, construction material, parts in the automotive, biomedical devices and electronic components.
  Fully Funded PhD Scholarship: Brain connectivity in cochlear implant users.
  Dr M Shader
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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RMIT University and the Bionics Institute invite applications from highly motivated individuals to complete a PhD in the field of medical bionics.
  (UKM GUP) Microbial genome engineering for sustainable production of bioplastic
  Dr A B Ramzi
Application Deadline: 31 January 2020

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Perennial use of fossil fuel-derived products has brought about alarming concerns of climate change and environmental pollution particularly the harmful effects of recalcitrant waste such as synthetic plastics to the surrounding ecosystem.
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