South Coast Biosciences (SoCoBio) is a new 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. This new 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 - provides doctoral training in Biosciences across the South Coast in the following themes:
A full list of available projects 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).
As a SoCoBio student you will:
Further information on rotations, training and the types of projects available is on the SoCoBio website.
Interested students should complete Section A and Section B of the SoCoBio online application form by 23:59 on January 28th 2020.
Further details in included in the Guidance for Applicants.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a selection day in Southampton on February 26th or 27th 2020 with scholarship offers being made in early March.
Only UK and EU students are eligible for funding. EU students need to have been resident in the UK for at least 3 years to receive the full award.