University of Leeds Featured PhD Programmes
Birkbeck, University of London Featured PhD Programmes
University of Kent Featured PhD Programmes
University of Portsmouth Featured PhD Programmes
De Montfort University Featured PhD Programmes
"medical" AND "microbiolo…×
10 miles

Immunology (medical microbiology) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

We have 19 Immunology (medical microbiology) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

  • "medical" AND "microbiology" ×
  • Immunology×
  • clear all
Order by 
Showing 1 to 19 of 19
  Role of Bacteria-Purinoceptor Interactions in Pathological Changes Leading to Implant Failure
  Prof D Gorecki, Prof C Louca
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Applications are invited for a fully funded three-year PhD to commence in October 2020. The PhD will be based in the Faculty of Science and Health, and will be supervised by Professor Darek Gorecki and Professor Chris Luca.
  Clinical and molecular correlates of response to first line treatment in oral lichen planus
  Dr K Hijazi, Prof J Gibson
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Oral lichen planus is a chronic disease of the lining of the mouth that causes pain and increases the risk of oral cancer. The negative impact of oral lichen planus on quality of life has been proven.
  Epidemiology and outcomes of psoriatic arthritis
  Dr G Jones, Prof G Macfarlane, Dr R Hollick
Application Deadline: 27 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) presents a unique clinical challenge. Characterised by inflammatory joint disease, enthesitis, skin and nail disease, it is also associated with vascular risk and increased likelihood of metabolic syndrome.
  Epidemiology and outcomes of psoriatric arthritis
  Dr G Jones, Prof G Macfarlane, Dr R Hollick
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) presents a unique clinical challenge. Characterised by inflammatory joint disease, enthesitis, skin and nail disease, it is also associated with vascular risk and increased likelihood of metabolic syndrome.
  The role of pore-forming bacterial proteins in pneumonia and meningitis
  Prof T J Mitchell, Dr M Tomlinson
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

The bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae (the pneumococcus) is carried in the nasopharynx of most children and some adults without causing disease.
  FoodBioSystems DTP - Gut bacteria and their DNA as elicitors of host beneficial responses
  Dr J Gutierrez-Merino, Dr G W Griffith, Dr H Davey
Application Deadline: 6 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Research Group. FOODBIOSYSTEMS BBSRC DTP. The incidence of gut inflammatory disorders such as such as the post-infectious irritable bowel syndrome (PI-IBS) is increasing globally, with devastating consequences in animal production and public health.
  Regulation of intestinal immune responses to commensal bacteria by innate lymphoid cells
  Dr M Hepworth, Prof K Else
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Commensal bacteria present in the gastrointestinal tract provide beneficial roles for the host, such as supporting nutrient metabolism.
  Tackling antibiotic resistance: developing a vaccine against gonorrhoea
  Prof J P Derrick, Dr F Hayes
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Gonorrhoea is caused by the Gram-negative bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae and is a serious public health problem in developing and developed countries.
  The respiratory metagenome during exacerbations of asthma
  Prof N Papadopoulos, Prof D Robertson, Dr S Megremis
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Asthma is an international pandemic, with 10% or more of the global population having experience asthma symptoms some time in life.
  Stem Cells as novel tools for combating antimicrobial resistance
  Dr C Esteves, Dr X Donadeu
Application Deadline: 28 February 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

We seek an enthusiastic PhD student with combined interests in Stem Cell Biology and Microbiology/Immunology to undertake an exciting project aiming at developing novel therapies based on Stem Cells, to combat Antimicrobial Resistant (AMR) Infections.
  Understanding and combatting antimicrobial resistance plasmids
  Dr M Buckner, Dr J Blair
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a major crisis for human medicine. Globally, untreatable bacterial infections are rapidly increasing, leaving us with limited treatment options.
  The impact of pain on the aging nervous system
  Dr G Hathway
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

The way in which pain is detected and processed changes significantly over the life-course.
  MSc by Research Programme: How do T cells maintain quiescence at the intestinal epithelial barrier?
  Dr M Swamy
Application Deadline: 16 July 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

This course allows you to work alongside our world renowned experts from the School of Life Sciences and gain a ’real research’ experience.
  MSc by Research programme: The epigenetic basis of blood diseases
  Dr K Rasmussen
Application Deadline: 16 July 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

This course allows you to work alongside our world renowned experts from the School of Life Sciences and gain a ’real research’ experience.
  Defining strategies to promote immunity to multi-drug resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
  Dr L Prince
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Staphylococcus aureus is a highly successful pathogen that can circumvent many aspects of immunity. White blood cells, including neutrophils, are a critical defence against infection and yet S.
  How does Vaccinia virus evade detection by the innate immune system?
  Dr L Unterholzner, Dr M Munir
Application Deadline: 2 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Background. Most of our cells are able to detect when they have been infected by a virus.
  Investigating the Neuro-Immune axis of African trypanosomiasis
  Dr J Worthington, Dr L Jackson-Jones, Dr N Dawson, Dr M Urbaniak
Application Deadline: 2 March 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

A multi-disciplinary PhD project investigating the immune and neurological response to sleeping sickness is available within the Division of Biomedical and Life Sciences at Lancaster University.
  The role of fibroblast subsets in inflammatory arthritis
  Dr A P Croft
Application Deadline: 20 February 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Research interests/description of main research theme. Background. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic immune mediated inflammatory disease that is characterized by persistent inflammation leading to progressive joint damage(1).
  Exploring relationships between Wild house mouse ecology and immunology
  Prof J Bradley
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Understanding the causes of variability in the immune systems response underpins our knowledge of disease susceptibility, control of infectious diseases and ultimately, healthy aging.
Show 10 15 30 per page
  • 1


FindAPhD. Copyright 2005-2020
All rights reserved.