PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTAs) – Biology
A fantastic opportunity to study for a fully funded doctorate whilst gaining valuable teaching experience. Graduate Teaching Assistants hold a unique position in the University, being both registered students and carrying out teaching/teaching support duties.
Impact of maternal intermittent fasting on cognitive development
Dr N Ashton, Prof J Neill
Applications accepted all year round
Many pregnant Muslim women take part in the daily fast during the month of Ramadan, even though they are exempt. The long term effects on the child are not fully known; however an association between exposure to fasting in utero and an increased incidence of mental impairment in children has been shown.