Applications are invited from self-funded students. This project has a Band 2 fee. Details of our different fee bands can be found on our website (View Website). For information on how to apply for this project, please visit the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health Doctoral Academy website (View Website).
As an equal opportunities institution we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
1. Minina, E.A., Moschou, P.N., Vetukuri, R.R., Sanchez-Vera, V., Cardoso, C., Liu, Q., Elander, P.H., Dalman, K., Beganovic, M., Lindberg Yilmaz, J. and Marmon, S., 2018. Transcriptional stimulation of rate-limiting components of the autophagic pathway improves plant fitness. Journal of experimental botany, 69(6), pp.1415-1432.
2. Cai, Y.M., Yu, J., Ge, Y., Mironov, A. and Gallois, P., 2018. Two proteases with caspase‐3‐like activity, cathepsin B and proteasome, antagonistically control ER‐stress‐induced programmed cell death in Arabidopsis. New Phytologist, 218(3), pp.1143-1155.
3. Ge, Y., Cai, Y.M., Bonneau, L., Rotari, V., Danon, A., McKenzie, E.A., McLellan, H., Mach, L. and Gallois, P., 2016. Inhibition of cathepsin B by caspase-3 inhibitors blocks programmed cell death in Arabidopsis. Cell death and differentiation, 23(9), p.1493.
4. Miller, M.A., O’Cualain, R., Selley, J., Knight, D., Karim, M.F., Hubbard, S.J. and Johnson, G.N., 2017. Dynamic acclimation to high light in Arabidopsis thaliana involves widespread reengineering of the leaf proteome. Frontiers in plant science, 8, p.1239.