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Other PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

We have 16 Other PhD Projects, Programmes & Scholarships

Agriculture stands at the forefront of addressing global challenges such as food security, environmental sustainability, and resource management. Embarking on a PhD in Agriculture immerses candidates in specialised, high-impact research projects tailored to their academic interests and the pressing needs of the agricultural sector. These advanced degrees are deeply focused, allowing researchers to explore specific aspects of agriculture with the aim of contributing novel insights and solutions. From sustainable farming practices and crop improvement to agrotechnology and agricultural policy, PhD students investigate targeted questions within a narrow scope, pushing the boundaries of existing knowledge.

Why complete a PhD in Agriculture?

A core advantage of pursuing a PhD in Agriculture is the opportunity to make a tangible difference through focused research. PhD candidates stand at the cutting-edge of agricultural science, addressing specific challenges through rigorous investigation and experimentation. This level of specialisation enables researchers to not only advance their expertise but also contribute new techniques, knowledge, or policies that can significantly impact agricultural practice and theory. Individuals are guided by experts in the field, gaining unparalleled access to resources, tools, and collaborations with professionals and institutions dedicated to agricultural advancement.

In terms of employment, PhD in Agriculture prepares graduates for prominent roles where in-depth knowledge and specific research skills are crucial. Career opportunities are vast and varied, ranging from academic and teaching positions where disseminating findings and nurturing future generations of scientists takes precedence, to leading roles in research and development within industry or government settings, influencing the adoption of innovative practices and policies. The specialisation afforded by a PhD is particularly valued in tackling the complex problems facing agriculture today, enabling graduates to achieve leadership positions in efforts directed towards sustainability, food security, and global health.

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BOOSTING C4 PHOTOSYNTHESIS BY ALTERING PEP CARBOXYLASE

ABOUT THE PROJECT. The Hawkesbury Institute for the Environment (HIE) is offering a research scholarship to a highly motivated PhD candidate to work within a research group addressing how to improve the primary carboxylase of C4 photosynthesis. Read more

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) and Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS) in Undergraduate Medical Education

The Division of Medical Education (DOME) in the School of Medical Sciences are inviting applicants to undertake a PhD focusing on an investigation into effective methods for educating medical students on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and antimicrobial stewardship (AMS). Read more

PGR Opportunities at University of Strathclyde 2024

Founded in 1796 as a ‘place of useful learning' the University of Strathclyde is a leading technological University based in the heart of Glasgow. Read more
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Interpretable Machine Learning Algorithms for Predictive Toxicology

EPSRC CASE Studentship. University of Sheffield and Syngenta Crop Protection. Machine learning is increasingly used for decision making and molecular design in the pharmaceutical and crop protection sectors to reduce the extensive time, costs and attrition associated with the development of new chemical entities. Read more

Doctoral studentships available at City, University of London

Research at the frontier of practice. City, University of London is offering 15 doctoral studentships starting in October 2024 as part of an ongoing commitment to recruit 45 outstanding researchers to our six Schools by 2025. Read more

Change your world – choose Glasgow for PhD study

At the University of Glasgow, our aim is to offer the best environment for your talent to flourish. If you have an idea, if you have dedication and passion, you could have what it takes to become a UofG world changer. Read more

Engaging, informative and innovative! Researching in a future-oriented environment in UNNC

At the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), we offer excellent learning and research infrastructure. We are proud of our superb faculty made up of world renowned educators and researchers. Read more

Research at Maynooth University

Maynooth University is an internationally recognised institution ranked # 1 in Ireland in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) Best Young University Rankings. Read more

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