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.

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 Francis Crick Institute.

Two additional studentships are available to join the Wellcome Trust PhD Programme in Autumn 2016. These two additional studentships are funded by UCL and by Birkbeck.

BBSRC funded London Interdisciplinary Doctoral (LIDo) programme in biosciences

BBSRC PhD studentships are available to study within the ISMB at Birkbeck and UCL as part of the LIDo PhD programme.

This interdisciplinary PhD programme provides the mathematical and computational skills necessary to understand and model biological processes and function, while maintaining the training in world-class bioscience that underpins all living systems.

One additional studentship is available to join the LIDo programme in Autumn 2016. This additional studentship is funded by Birkbeck.

UCL-Birkbeck MRC Doctoral Training Programme




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