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.
Clark & Peel, 2018. Evidence for the temporal regulation of insect segmentation by a conserved sequence of transcription factors. Development. Vol. 145, no. 10, dev155580.
Sarrazin*, Peel* & Averof, 2012. Science. A segmentation clock with two-segment periodicity in insects. Vol. 336, Issue 6079, p338-341.
Peel, 2008. The evolution of developmental gene networks: lessons from comparative studies on holometabolous insects. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. Vol. 363, Issue 1496, 1539-1547.
Peel et al., 2005. Arthropod segmentation: beyond the Drosophila paradigm. Nature Reviews Genetics. Vol. 12, 905-916.
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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