University of Dundee

PhD Projects

PhD projects cover a broad range of subject areas within the life sciences and interdisciplinary themes. Filter the list below to find projects that might interest you.

Title Subject area Supervisor
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Mode of Action of novel trypanosides Biological Chemistry, Drug Discovery Professor Mark Field
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Structural and membrane biology of polarized trafficking Cell Biology, Developmental Biology Dr David Murray
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Understanding gene networks influencing straw digestibility for industrial biotechnology Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology Professor Claire Halpin FRSE
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Chemical Structural Biology and Mechanistic Insights into PROTAC Mode of Action Biological Chemistry, Drug Discovery Professor Alessio Ciulli FRSC
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Decoding virulence mechanisms in trypanosomes Biological Chemistry, Drug Discovery Professor David Horn FRSE
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: How does protein S-acylation regulate plant growth and development? Biological Chemistry, Developmental Biology, Molecular Biology, Plant Sciences Dr Piers Hemsley
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: How growth signals regulate replication licensing and cell division in normal and cancerous oesophageal cells Biochemistry, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Gene Regulation, Molecular Medicine Professor Julian Blow FRSE FMedSci, Professor Inke Nathke , Professor Russell Petty
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Interrogating the functions of intestinal intraepithelial lymphocytes Biochemistry Dr. Mahima Swamy
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Mechanisms of chromosome segregation in mitosis Gene Expression, Gene Regulation Professor Tomo Tanaka FRSE
China Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Molecular characterisation of plant disease resistance genes through novel Next-Generation Sequencing applications Computational Biology, Host-Pathogen Interactions, Molecular Biology, Plant Sciences Dr Ingo Hein
Chinese Scholarship Council PhD Programme: Biological and molecular mechanisms underlying a new syndromic form of X-linked intellectual disability Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Cell Signalling, Developmental Biology, Gene Expression Professor Daan van Aalten FRSE