The scholarship is open to domestic applicants only. Candidates must not have an equivalent qualification to the one for which they are currently applying. Candidates must have a First-Class Bachelor Honours Degree, or show equivalent level of achievement with other academic qualifications or professional research experience. Ideal candidates will have had previous experience in the areas of molecular biology, biochemistry, or genetics. Applications will be accepted until 15th February 2020. Note that incomplete applications will not be considered.
1. Fraser TA, Carver S, Martin AM, Mounsey K, Polkinghorne A, Jelocnik M (2018) A Sarcoptes scabiei specific isothermal amplification assay for detection of this important ectoparasite of wombats and other animals. Peer J 6:e5291.
2. Mounsey KE, Walton SF, Innes A, Cash-Deans S, McCarthy JS (2017) In vitro efficacy of moxidectin versus ivermectin against Sarcoptes scabiei. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 61 pii:e00381-17.
3. Mounsey KE, Dent JA, Holt DC, McCarthy J, Currie BJ, Walton SF (2007) Molecular characterisation of a pH-gated chloride channel from Sarcoptes scabiei. Invert Neurosci. 7:149-156.