Fully funded studentships cover: (i) a stipend at the UKRI rate (at least £14,777 per annum for 2019-2020), (ii) research costs, and (iii) tuition fees. Studentship(s) are available to UK and EU students who meet the UK residency requirements.
This PhD project is part of the NERC funded Doctoral Training Partnership “ACCE” (Adapting to the Challenges of a Changing Environment View Website. ACCE is a partnership between the Universities of Sheffield, Liverpool, York, CEH, and NHM.
Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview to take place at the University of Sheffield the w/c 11th February 2019.
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Dos Santos, Alves, Silva, Rhem, James & Gross (2017) Diverse genotypes of Bradyrhizobium nodulate herbaceous Chamaecrista (Moench) Fabaceae, Caesalpinioideae) species in Brazil. Systematic and Applied Microbiology, 40, 69-79.
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