White Rose BBSRC Doctoral Training Partnership in Mechanistic Biology
4 year fully-funded programme of integrated research and skills training, starting Oct 2019:
• Research Council Stipend
• UK/EU Tuition Fees
• Conference allowance
• Research Costs
At least a 2:1 honours degree or equivalent. We welcome students with backgrounds in biological, chemical or physical sciences, or mathematical backgrounds with an interest in biological questions.
EU candidates require 3 years of UK residency in order to receive full studentship
Not all projects advertised will be funded; the DTP will appoint a limited number of candidates via a competitive process.
Leech, Sait and Bretman 2017 Sex-specific effects of social isolation on agein in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Insect Physiology, 102, 12-17
Adair and Douglas 2017 Making a microbiome: the many determinants of host-associated microbial community composition. Current Opinion in Microbiology, 35, 23-29.
Vaiserman et al 2017 Gut microbiota: A player in aging and a target for anti-aging intervention. Ageing Research Reviews, 35, 36-45
Montiel-Castro et al 2013 The microbiota-gut-brain axis: neurobehavioral correlates, health and sociality. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 7, 70
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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