ISMB PhD programme studentship opportunities


PhD studentships at the ISMB are currently available on the following interdisciplinary programmes. PhD studentships are awarded on a competitive basis with applications being considered by a shortlisting and interview panel that is specific to each programme.

Potential applicants may apply for all of the studentship opportunities below but must follow the instructions for applicants described on each of the programme webpages.

Birkbeck Anniversary Scholarships

These fully funded 4-year studentships provide opportunities to join:

MRC Interdisciplinary PhD Programme 'Macromolecular machines of biomedical significance'
Wellcome Trust 4-year Interdisciplinary PhD Programme
  • This outstanding PhD programme in Structural, Computational and Chemical Biology is funded by the Wellcome Trust and provides the opportunity to study at UCL, Birkbeck and Crick-NIMR.
  • Applications closed on Wednesday 7 January 2015
BBSRC London Interdisciplinary Biosciences PhD Consortium (LIDo)
  • We look forward to welcoming PhD students to the ISMB through the BBSRC London Interdisciplinary Biosciences PhD Consortium.
  • This BBSRC programme delivers research training that supports the new cross-disciplinary landscape; providing mathematical and computational skills to understand and model biological processes and function, while maintaining at the core, training in world-class bioscience that underpins all living systems.
  • Applications closed on Friday 23 January 2015




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