The Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health have received one EPSRC studentship for 2020 entry from the Doctoral Training Partnership grant that is awarded to the University of Sheffield to fund PhD studentships in the EPSRC remit. This studentship will be 42 months in duration, and include home fee, stipend at UKRI rates and a research training support grant (RTSG) of £4,500.
Home/EU students must have spent the 3 years immediately preceding the start of their course in the UK to receive the full funding.
PLEASE NOTE: This project is also open to other schemes within the University of Sheffield, which are currently being advertised.
Candidates must have a first or upper second class honors degree or significant research experience. Experience with single molecule microscopy or neuornal cell culture would be highly advantageous, but not essential.
Interested candidates should in the first instance contact Dr Suman De ([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 'Neuroscience' as the department.
Deadline for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 29th January 2020. Late applications will not be accepted. Interviews are scheduled to be held on Tuesday 25th February 2020.