Candidates should have a high grade point average MSci or Master’s degree (or equivalent) in physics, engineering, quantitative life sciences or similar, with physics experience. Previous experience in experimental research, optics and programming are highly desirable, along with an interest in biological physics.
The stipend is ~£17,000/year for 3.5 years. Tuition fees will be covered. Starting date: September-October 2018. Funding is available to UK/EU/EEA candidates. Suitably qualified and eligible candidates should send their application with cover letter, CV and transcript of records/grades to Isabel Llorente-García ([email protected]), including two references (at least one academic), highlighting academic excellence and previous research experience.
Suggested background reading:
The cell biology of receptor-mediated virus entry, J. Grove and M. Marsh, J. Cell Biol. 195, 1071 (2011).