This is a 4 year BBSRC studentship under the Newcastle-Liverpool-Durham DTP. The successful applicant will receive research costs, tuition fees and stipend (£14,777 for 2018-19). The PhD will start in October 2019. Applicants should have, or be expecting to receive, a 2.1 Hons degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. EU candidates must have been resident in the UK for 3 years in order to receive full support. There are 2 stages to the application process.
Hammarlöf DL, Kröger C, Owen SV, Canals R, Lacharme-Lora, Wenner N, Schager AE, Wells TJ, Henderson IR, Wigley P, Hokamp K, Feasey NA, Gordon MA, Hinton JCD (2018) Role of a single noncoding nucleotide in the evolution of an epidemic African clade of Salmonella. PNAS pii: 201714718 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1714718115