This 4 year PhD project is part of a competition funded by EASTBIO BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership View Website. This opportunity is only open to UK nationals (or EU students who have been resident in the UK for 3+ years immediately prior to the programme start date) due to restrictions imposed by the funding body.
Apply by 5.00 pm on 5 January 2020 following the instructions on how to apply at: View Website
Informal inquiries to the primary supervisor are very strongly encouraged.
Kiehn, O., (2016). Decoding the organization of spinal circuits that control locomotion. Nat Rev Neurosci. 2016 Apr; 17(4): 224–238.
Li, W.C., Roberts, A., and Soffe, S.R. (2010). Specific brainstem neurons switch each other into pacemaker mode to drive movement by activating NMDA receptors. J Neurosci 30, 16609-16620.
Moult Peter R, Cottrell GA, Li W-C (2013) Fast Silencing Reveals a Lost Role for Reciprocal Inhibition in Locomotion. Neuron 77:129-140.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 30.20
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