The South Coast Biosciences (SoCoBio) DTP is a BBSRC-funded Doctoral Training Partnership offering a broad 4-year research training programme which provides students with the skills they need to develop into future bioscience leaders in academia or in industry. SoCoBio is a collaboration of four leading Universities and an independent research Institute - The University of Southampton, The University of Kent, The University of Sussex, The University of Portsmouth and NIAB-EMR - providing doctoral training in Biosciences across the South Coast in the following themes:
A full list of available projects including industry co-funded studentships is available on the SoCoBio website.
We are keen to recruit students from a wide diversity of academic backgrounds: those with creative drive in both Physical (for example, Maths, Computer Science, Engineering) as well as the Life Sciences (for example, Biology, Biomedicine, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology).
Applications are particularly welcomed from candidates with protected characteristics (for example, from black and minority ethnic groups) and we can offer support to students with additional responsibilities to enable them to pursue their PhD equitably.
As a SoCoBio student you will:
Interested students should visit the SoCoBio website and complete the online programme application, including all supporting documents as requested, by 23:59 on 4th January 2021.
Full details of the application procedure and eligibility for funding is on the SoCoBio website
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview on 18th or 19th February 2021 with scholarship offers being made in early March.
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