Project is eligible for funding under the Gosden PhD Studentship scheme. The successful candidate will receive a PhD studentship for 4 years, covering fees at UK/EU level and stipend at research council level (£15,009).
Candidates should have/be expecting a 2.1 or above at undergraduate level in a relevant area. If English is not your first language, you will be required to meet our language entry requirements. The PhD is to start in Oct 2020.
Please apply online View Website and include project title and supervisor name, and upload a CV and transcripts
Carter LJ, Chefetz B, Abdeen Z, Boxall AB. (2019). Emerging Investigator Series: Towards a framework for establishing the impacts of pharmaceuticals in wastewater irrigation systems on agro-ecosystems and human health. Environ. Sci.: Processes Impacts., 21, pp 605-622
Carter LJ, Martin S, Williams M, Parwin Banu KS, Kookana R. (2018) Sorption, plant uptake and metabolism of benzodiazepines. Sci Total Environ. 1 (628-629), pp 18 – 25.
Green, J., Wang, D., Lilley, C.J., Urwin, P.E. & Atkinson, H.J. (2012) Transgenic potatoes for potato cyst nematode control can replace pesticide use without impact on soil quality. PLoS ONE 7(2):e30973.
Jones, L.M., Rayson, S.J., Flemming, A.J. & Urwin, P.E. (2013) Adaptive and specialised transcriptional responses to xenobiotic stress in Caenorhabditis elegans are regulated by nuclear hormone receptors. PLoS ONE 8(7): e69956.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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