University of Dundee

Medical Research Foundation National PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance Research

The Medical Research Foundation (the MRC’s independent charity) national PhD Training Programme in Antimicrobial Resistance funds 4-year multidisciplinary PhD studentships.

It will provide training and network-building activities and events including on-line training resources, summer residential training weeks and annual AMR conferences.

At the University of Dundee, the student will also benefit from the induction and training events offered through the MRC QI Biomed Doctoral Training Programme.

Further informaiton can also be found at http://www.bris.ac.uk/cellmolmed/study/postgraduate/amr/

Please note the successful students will registered in the School of Medicine  - http://medicine.dundee.ac.uk/research-1

These studentships are open to overseas students if they can top up the tuition fees to the overseas rate. The PhD programme has funds for UK tuition rates - http://www.bris.ac.uk/cellmolmed/study/postgraduate/amr/faqs/

To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and two references to: Medicine-PGR@dundee.ac.uk

Please state clearly in your cover letter that you are applying for a Medical Research Foundation National PhD Training Programme in AMR Research funded project and give the project title.

Eligibility criteria for postgraduate study at the University of Dundee and the UCAS Postgraduate system (which the successful candidate will be required to complete after interview and offer of the studentship) are available here: https://www.dundee.ac.uk/study/pg/phds/

Closing date for application is 31 January 2018