This project is currently available to self-funded students.
Proposed start date: 01.10.2020 or 01.03.2021
Fees can be found on the University website. The work requires bench fee support of £15,000 per year. The PhD project duration is 3.5 years or 4 years.
Candidates must have a first or upper second class honors degree. This project involves a signficant amount of bioinformatics analysis of DNA and RNAseq datasets and would suit a candidate interested in developing their expertise in this rapidly growing area. The project will also involve ‘wet lab’ based experiments to validate the in silico analysis, including FACs, PCR, FISH and immunofuorescence and immunohistochemical staining of cells and tissues. This PhD will provide the sucessful candiate with a broad range of in silico and wet-lab tecniques and experience.
Interested candidates should in the first instance contact Dr Will English [email protected]
How to apply:
Please complete a University Postgraduate Research Application form available here: www.shef.ac.uk/postgraduate/research/apply
Please clearly state the prospective main supervisor in the respective box and select Oncology and Metabolism as the department.