Marshall Scholarships are available to finance young Americans to study for a postgraduate degree in the United Kingdom. Successful candidates will enter a 3-year PhD programme within any subject offered by the School of Life Sciences.
15 Oct 2021Collaborative research between the Universities of Dundee and Cambridge has uncovered how ‘assassin’ immune cells are able keep on killing as they hunt down...
12 Oct 2021The new academic year 2021/22 has started and the School has welcomed the new intake of Honours project students. Over the next semester, level 4...
08 Oct 2021An industry-wide consortium, led by producer organisation G’s Growers and supported by the James Hutton Institute, the University of Dundee and James Hutton...
08 Oct 2021The University of Dundee is one of the best universities in the UK for producing successful spinouts, according to a new report. The University Spinout Report...
Plant SciencesClosing Date:20 Oct 2021
Medical Research Council Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation UnitClosing Date:20 Oct 2021
Medical Research Council Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation UnitClosing Date:22 Oct 2021
Life Sciences OfficeClosing Date:22 Oct 2021
These schemes supported by ISSF are open to undergraduate students and further details can be found on the following links.
Sharing and explaining our science has always been recognised as an integral part of the remit and responsibility of all our scientists. We are keen to communicate our passion for scientific research to members of the public, to people of all ages and from all educational backgrounds.
Alhopuro, P., Bjorklund, M., Sammalkorpi, H., Turunen, M., Tuupanen, S., Bistrom, M., Niittymaki, I., Lehtonen, H. J., Kivioja, T., Launonen, V., Saharinen, J., Nousiainen, K., Hautaniemi, S., Nuorva, K., Mecklin, J. P., Jarvinen, H., Orntoft, T., Arango, D., Lehtonen, R., Karhu, A., Taipale, J. and Aaltonen, L. A. (2010) Mutations in the circadian gene CLOCK in colorectal cancer. Mol Cancer Res, 8, 952-960.
PhD projects are offered within Research Divisions of the School of Life Sciences. The SLS programme may allow candidates to directly join a particular laboratory for their main PhD project.
University of Dundee School of Life Sciences schools outreach aims to support Scotland's schools and their delivery of outcomes and aims around science, topical and ethical issues, careers, and interdisciplinary learning.
Abbas, M., M. E. Schwartz, F. J. Smith, W. H. McLean and P. R. Hull (2015). "PCQoL: A Quality of Life Assessment Measure for Pachyonychia Congenita." J Cutan Med Surg 19(1): 57-65.
The prestigious Wellcome Four-Year PhD Training Programme in Molecular and Cellular Biology allows students to do a year of rotation projects followed by a conventional 3-Yr PhD project. Students select 3 rotation projects of around 3 months duration each, in the areas of "Cell and Developmental Biology, Immunology", "Molecular Microbiology, Biological Chemistry and Drug Discovery" and "Gene Regulation and Expression".