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I have projects for MSc(Res) on The Master of Science by Research degree in Biomedical Sciences (MSc(Res). They can also be found on

We are recruiting a PhD student to work in collaboration with Megan Bergkessel to study how bacteria cope with starvation and scarcity of nutrients. Apply here.

I will help researchers interested in doing a postdoc in my lab writing fellowship applications from funding bodies such as the ones outlined below, as well as others I am not aware of :

Newton Fellowships Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships, Sir Henry Wellcome Postdoctoral FellowshipsHuman Science Frontier postdoctoral fellowship, EMBO Long-term fellowships, Foulkes Foundation fellowship


Additionally, the following PhD studentship opportunities are available, contact me if you are interested in applying:

  • Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds (BIF) awards PhD fellowships: for european citizens working in Europe or overseas, and to non-European citizens pursuing their PhD project in Europe. At the respective deadline (1 February, 1 June, 1 October) the university entrance qualification must not have been achieved more than 8 years ago.
  • The Freda Bage Fellowship: for australian citizens who have graduated from a recognized tertiary institution in Queensland, and are intending to take up or continue postgraduate studies at a recognized tertiary institution (other than an applicant’s institution of graduation) in Queensland or elsewhere in the world.
  • Fulbright Postgraduate Awards – offered by the prestigious US-UK Fulbright Commission, for American students to complete a PhD (or Masters degree) in the UK. Scholarships generally cover full fees and living costs.