Applications are invited from self-funded students. This project has a Band 2 fee. Details of our different fee bands can be found on our website (View Website). For information on how to apply for this project, please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health Doctoral Academy website (View Website).
As an equal opportunities institution we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
1. 2016-2019. “Time to face the music: Addressing hearing health in future professional musicians” Dawes (PI), Munro (15%), Plack, Ginsburg, Armitage, Moore. Colt Foundation: £152k.
2. 2014-2019. “The physiological bases and perceptual consequences of ‘hidden’ noise-induced hearing loss” Plack (PI), Heinz, Hall, Léger, Munro (10%), Kluk-de Kort, Francis. MRC: £1.2m.
3. 2016-19. “Why does mitochondrial dysfunction cause severe deafness and ovarian failure?” Newman (PI) O’Keefe, Munro (10%), Davis. Action Medical Research £170k.
4. 2016-18. “Hearing device research” Munro (PI-100%). Marston Foundation: £213k.
5. 2015-17. “Improving clinical practice in the early care pathway for deaf babies” Munro (PI - 50%), Stone, Uus, Bolton, Purdy, Bell, Simpson, Roberts. National Institute of Health Research: £349k.
6. 2014-17. “Molecular characterization of Perrault syndrome” Newman (PI), O’Keefe, Munro (25%). Action on Hearing Loss: £72k.
7. 2014-17. “Using health behavioural change approaches to predict and encourage hearing aid uptake and adherence in adults” Munro (PI – 50%), Armitage. Phonak AG: £60k.
8. 2014-17. “Understanding and treating hidden hearing loss” Action on Hearing Loss. Plack (PI), Munro (25%): £72k