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A-Z of Research Opportunities

A research degree offers you the opportunity to develop your research skills and prove yourself as a researcher. Queen’s is committed to the enhancement of research training and teaching and offers postgraduate research opportunities across all fields of study.

This is not an exhaustive list of Postgraduate Research Opportunities. If you cannot find a project you are interested in, please use the Subjects Search tab or the Find A PhD Supervisor tab.

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Project name School Funding Subject Status Sort Timestamp
Social Participation and Quality of life in disabled young adults.
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Disability, Young People Dr Mark Linden, Dr Claire Kerr
Supervisor
Dr Mark Linden, Dr Claire Kerr
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Closed 2 1625007600
Microneedle delivery of non-ribosomal antimicrobial peptides to treat multidrug-resistant Gram-negative infections
School of Pharmacy | PHD Antibiotics; peptide synthesis; antimicrobial peptides; microneedles; organic synthesis Professor Ryan Donnelly.
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Rational design and manufacturing of advanced drug delivery systems: Computer-aided design for advanced drug delivery system: Application in enabling formulations
School of Pharmacy | PHD Thermodynamic modelling, advanced drug delivery, digital design, enabling formulation, nanoparticles Dr Justin Tian.
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Advanced modelling. Computer-aided design for advanced drug delivery system: Application in enabling formulations.
School of Pharmacy | PHD Thermodynamic modelling, advanced drug delivery, digital design, enabling formulation, nanoparticles Dr Justin Tian.
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Chemical Tools to Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance
School of Pharmacy | PHD Antibiotics; peptide synthesis; chemical probes; organic synthesis; chemical biology Professor Gerd Wagner.
Supervisor
Professor Gerd Wagner.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
ENERGY - Enhanced Nanoparticles Engineered fRom Gold for multi-modal therapY
School of Pharmacy | PHD Nanomedicine, Cancer, SERS, radiotherapy, photothermal therapy Dr Jonathan Coulter.
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Coulter.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Novel poly(acrylic acid) complexes for enantioselective drug delivery and chiral separation
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug Delivery, Materials Science, Analytical Chemistry Professor Karl Malcolm.
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
High resolution solid state NMR as a tool for analysis of polymeric controlled release drug delivery systems
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug delivery, materials science, analytical chemistry, polymers, solid state NMR Professor Karl Malcolm.
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm.
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Distinctions and Divides in Administrative Law
School of Law | PHD Professor Gordon Anthony
Supervisor
Professor Gordon Anthony
Funding
Funded
administrative law, judicial review
Application deadline
13 October 2022
School of Law Funded Law Open 2 1665615600
Development of wearable dynamic microsystem sampler for collecting microbial volatiles
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science | PHD Development of new sampling device, MEMS sensors, Micro-controllers and interfacing Dr Hamza Shakeel
Supervisor
Dr Hamza Shakeel
Funding
Funded
US-Ireland (Department for Economy)
Application deadline
20 October 2022
School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Funded Electrical & Electronic Engineering Open 2 1666220400
Democracy and Workplace Democracy
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Work, democracy, workplace democracy, economic democracy, political theory, philosophy Dr Keith Breen
Supervisor
Dr Keith Breen
Funding
Unfunded
unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Politics Open 2
Work and Freedom: Ethical and Political Perspectives
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Work, ethics, freedom, employment, political theory, philosophy. Dr Keith Breen
Supervisor
Dr Keith Breen
Funding
Unfunded
unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Politics Open 2
Communities in Transition
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Community Transition Participation Violence Paramilitary Criminality Resilience Professor Dominic Bryan
Supervisor
Professor Dominic Bryan
Funding
Unfunded
The Executive Office NI.
Application deadline
None specified
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Unfunded Anthropological Studies Open 2
Energy Citizens Before Energy Citizenship:
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Energy, global climate change, Dr Hiroki Shin
Supervisor
Dr Hiroki Shin
Funding
Funded
Department of the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
8 November 2021
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded History Closed 2 1636329600
Museums, Public History and the Environment
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Dr Hiroki Shin
Supervisor
Dr Hiroki Shin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
16 May 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded History Open 2 1652655600
Gender and the politics of emotion AND/OR the politics of embodiment.
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Politics Dr Clara Fischer
Supervisor
Dr Clara Fischer
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
21 January 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Politics Closed 2 1642723200
Monitoring and assessing the evolution of north-south cooperation on the island of Ireland post Brexit: responses, impacts and trends
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Brexit, Ireland, Northern Ireland, North-South Cooperation Professor David Phinnemore
Supervisor
Professor David Phinnemore
Funding
Funded
DfE Collaborative Studentship
Application deadline
27 April 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Politics Open 2 1651014000
Explaining Atheism: The Causal Origins of Individual and Societal Non-belief (Quantitative Studentship)
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Atheism Religion Belief Secularisation Secularism Cross-cultural Research Psychology Sociology Dr Jonathan Lanman
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Lanman
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
13 May 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Anthropological Studies Open 2 1652396400
Explaining Atheism: The Causal Origins of Individual and Societal Non-belief (Qualitative Studentship)
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Atheism Religion Belief Secular Secularism Deconversion Cross-cultural Research Textual Analysis Dr Jonathan Lanman
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Lanman
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
13 May 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Anthropological Studies Open 2 1652396400
Scholarship for PhD study in Political Science and Public Policy at Queen’s University Belfast (TRUSTME Project)
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD politics Dr Michele Crepaz
Supervisor
Dr Michele Crepaz
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
31 May 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Politics Open 2 1653951600
GroundsWell: Public Spaces, Environmental Challenges, and Conflict Transformation: Engaging with the People in East Belfast
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics | PHD Environment, sustainability, urban space, climate change, energy, East Belfast, Community engagement Professor Dominic Bryan
Supervisor
Professor Dominic Bryan
Funding
Funded
QUB AHSS
Application deadline
18 May 2022
School of History, Anthropology, Philosophy and Politics Funded Anthropological Studies Open 2 1652828400
Dealing with the Past in Northern Ireland: Truth, Accountability and the Rule of Law
School of Law | PHD ransitional justice, human rights, socio-legal studies, political, accountability, truth Professor Kieran McEvoy and Dr Kevin Hearty
Supervisor
Professor Kieran McEvoy and Dr Kevin Hearty
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
19 October 2022
School of Law Funded Law Open 2 1666134000
Conflict, Memory and the Politics of the Past
School of Law | PHD oral history testimony, acknowledgement, truth, transitional justice memorialisation truth recovery Dr Anna Bryson and Dr Lauren Dempster
Supervisor
Dr Anna Bryson and Dr Lauren Dempster
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
19 October 2022
School of Law Funded Law Open 2 1666134000
Interaction-aware Intelligent Vehicle Decision-making and Control
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Human-centric, Reinforcement learning, Interaction-aware, Automated vehicles, Autonomous driving Dr Chongfeng Wei
Supervisor
Dr Chongfeng Wei
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Interaction-aware Intelligent Vehicle Decision-making and Control
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Human-centric, Reinforcement learning, Interaction-aware, Automated vehicles, Autonomous driving Dr Chongfeng Wei
Supervisor
Dr Chongfeng Wei
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Uncertainty propagation across scales for composite laminates
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Computational modelling ; Mechanics of composites; Stochastic modelling; Advanced statistics Dr Humberto Almeidqa
Supervisor
Dr Humberto Almeidqa
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Uncertainty propagation across scales for composite laminates
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Computational modelling ; Mechanics of composites; Stochastic modelling; Advanced statistics Dr Humberto Almeida Jr
Supervisor
Dr Humberto Almeida Jr
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
3-D Printed Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering with ‘Green’ Biosilica Additives.
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bone scaffolds, Tissue Engineering, 3D Printing, Diatoms, Polymers. Dr Pamela Walsh
Supervisor
Dr Pamela Walsh
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
3-D Printed Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering with ‘Green’ Biosilica Additives.
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bone scaffolds, Tissue Engineering, 3D Printing, Diatoms, Polymers. Dr Pamela Walsh
Supervisor
Dr Pamela Walsh
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Digital Twin for Configuring Cyber-Physical Manufacturing System
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Manufacturing, Digital Twin, Configuration, Reconfiguration, Automation System, System Integration Dr Arfauz A Rahman
Supervisor
Dr Arfauz A Rahman
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Digital Twin for Configuring Cyber-Physical Manufacturing System
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Manufacturing, Digital Twin, Configuration, Reconfiguration, Automation System, System Integration Dr Arfauz A Rahman
Supervisor
Dr Arfauz A Rahman
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Development of combustion chemistry and thermo-physical properties for CFD modelling of multi-component diesel, gasoline and hexanol blends
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Combustion chemistry, thermo-physical properties, CFD, diesel, gasoline, hexanol Dr Xinwei Cheng
Supervisor
Dr Xinwei Cheng
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Development of combustion chemistry and thermo-physical properties for CFD modelling of multi-component diesel, gasoline and hexanol blends
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Combustion chemistry, thermo-physical properties, CFD, diesel, gasoline, hexanol Dr Xinwei Cheng
Supervisor
Dr Xinwei Cheng
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Development of a robot system for eye surgery
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Maser slave control, Console of surgical robot, Haptic device and HMI, Performance characterisation Professor Yan Jin
Supervisor
Professor Yan Jin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Development of a robot system for eye surgery
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Maser slave control, Console of surgical robot, Haptic device and HMI, Performance characterisation Professor Yan Jin
Supervisor
Professor Yan Jin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Energy oriented optimisation for machining processes by parallel kinematic machines
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Parallel kinematic machine, Energy model, Machining process, Optimisation Professor Yan Jin
Supervisor
Professor Yan Jin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Energy oriented optimisation for machining processes by parallel kinematic machines
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Parallel kinematic machine, Energy model, Machining process, Optimisation Professor Yan Jin
Supervisor
Professor Yan Jin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Optimal repowering of onshore wind in Northern Ireland
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Renewable energy; power systems; electricity markets; economics; decarbonisation; sustainable; wind Dr Aoife Foley
Supervisor
Dr Aoife Foley
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Optimal repowering of onshore wind in Northern Ireland
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Renewable energy; power systems; electricity markets; economics; decarbonisation; sustainable; wind Dr Aoife Foley
Supervisor
Dr Aoife Foley
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
A combined finite element and experimental investigation of composite structures
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Additive manufacturing, topology optimisation, Fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, Finite ele Dr Zahur Ullah
Supervisor
Dr Zahur Ullah
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
A combined finite element and experimental investigation of composite structures
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Finite element analysis, Fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, Multi-scale modelling, Solid mec Dr Zahur Ullah
Supervisor
Dr Zahur Ullah
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Topology Optimisation of Continuous Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites for Additive Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Additive manufacturing, topology optimisation, Fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, Finite ele Dr Zahur Ullah
Supervisor
Dr Zahur Ullah
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Topology Optimisation of Continuous Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites for Additive Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Additive manufacturing, topology optimisation, Fibre reinforced polymer (FRP) composites, Finite ele Dr Zahur Ullah
Supervisor
Dr Zahur Ullah
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Biohaviour– Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Coupled to Enhance Future Manufacturing Design Processes
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Manufacturing, Human Computer Interaction Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Biohaviour – Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Coupled to Enhance Future Manufacturing Design Processes
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Manufacturing, Human Computer Interaction Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Biohaviour: The Extremely Light Wing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Generative design, geometry modelling, additive manufacturing, parameterisation, digital twin, airfr Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC, and Sponsorship from Spirit Aerosystems
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Biohaviour: The Extremely Light Wing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Generative design, geometry modelling, additive manufacturing, parameterisation, digital twin, airfr Professor Mark Price
Supervisor
Professor Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC, and Sponsorship from Spirit Aerosystes
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Analysis of mass electric vehicle charging on energy and emissions in transport in Northern Ireland
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Renewable energy; power systems; transport; electricity markets; fossil fuel; economics; GIS; electr Dr Aoife Foley
Supervisor
Dr Aoife Foley
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Analysis of mass electric vehicle charging on energy and emissions in transport in Northern Ireland
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Renewable energy; power systems; transport; electricity markets; fossil fuel; economics; GIS; electr Dr Aoife Foley
Supervisor
Dr Aoife Foley
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Novel Layup Optimisation Methods in Design and Manufacture of Advanced Fibre-Reinforced Laminated Composites
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Dr M. Ali Aravand
Supervisor
Dr M. Ali Aravand
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1648681200
Novel Layup Optimisation Methods in Design and Manufacture of Advanced Fibre-Reinforced Laminated Composites
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Dr M. Ali Aravand
Supervisor
Dr M. Ali Aravand
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1648681200
Biohaviour - Biomimetic design and ecological niches: learning from evolutionary development
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Biomimetic design, architecture, evolutionary development. Prof. Mark Price
Supervisor
Prof. Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Biohaviour - Biomimetic design and ecological niches: learning from evolutionary development
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Biomimetic design, architecture, evolutionary development. Prof. Mark Price
Supervisor
Prof. Mark Price
Funding
Funded
DFE/EPSRC
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Microplastic investigation in drinking water systems
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Microplastics, drinking water, biobased plastics, biodegradable plastics, particle behaviour, experi Dr Beatrice Smyth
Supervisor
Dr Beatrice Smyth
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Microplastic investigation in drinking water systems
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Microplastics, drinking water, biobased plastics, biodegradable plastics, particle behaviour, experi Dr Beatrice Smyth
Supervisor
Dr Beatrice Smyth
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Adaptive Modelling for Structural Impact Simulation
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD FEA, Simulation, Dynamic, Impact, Aerospace, Structural Analysis Dr Declan Nolan
Supervisor
Dr Declan Nolan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Adaptive Modelling for Structural Impact Simulation
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD FEA, Simulation, Dynamic, Impact, Aerospace, Structural Analysis Dr Declan Nolan
Supervisor
Dr Declan Nolan
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Crashworthiness investigation of bio-fibre reinforced composites for transport applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bio-composites, crashworthiness, numerical analyses, finite element model Dr Zafer Kazancı
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazancı
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Crashworthiness investigation of bio-fibre reinforced composites for transport applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bio-composites, crashworthiness, numerical analyses, finite element model Dr Zafer Kazanci
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazanci
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Bio-fibre Reinforced Filaments for Additive Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bio-composites, additive manufacturing, numerical analyses, finite element model Dr Zafer Kazancı
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazancı
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Bio-fibre Reinforced Filaments for Additive Manufacturing
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Bio-composites, additive manufacturing, numerical analyses, finite element model Dr Zafer Kazanci
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazanci
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Multi-objective crashworthiness optimisation of auxetic composite structures under severe loading conditions
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Advanced materials, auxetics, additive manufacturing, multi-objective optimization, composites, cras Dr Zafer Kazancı
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazancı
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Multi-objective crashworthiness optimisation of auxetic composite structures under severe loading conditions
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Advanced materials, auxetics, additive manufacturing, multi-objective optimization, composites, cras Dr Zafer Kazanci
Supervisor
Dr Zafer Kazanci
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Context-based Pedestrian Motion Prediction for Autonomous Vehicles
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Autonomous Driving, Automate Vehicle, Decision making, Motion Control, Trajectory Prediction Dr Chongfeng Wei
Supervisor
Dr Chongfeng Wei
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 July 2022
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2 1659222000
Context-based Pedestrian Motion Prediction for Autonomous Vehicles
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Autonomous Driving, Automate Vehicle, Decision making, Motion Control, Trajectory Prediction Dr Chongfeng Wei
Supervisor
Dr Chongfeng Wei
Funding
Funded
Dfe
Application deadline
31 July 2022
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2 1659222000
Composite as coating for Bioimplants to Achieve Enhanced Functionality
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Tissue scaffold, drug delivery, antibacterial, multifunction, bone repair. Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Composite as coating for Bioimplants to Achieve Enhanced Functionality
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Tissue scaffold, drug delivery, antibacterial, multifunction, bone repair. Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Advanced manufacturing of thermoplastic composite aero structures
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Aircraft assembly, CFRTP composite, advanced manufacturing, FEA, digital image correlation Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Advanced manufacturing of thermoplastic composite aero structures
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Aircraft assembly, CFRTP composite, advanced manufacturing, FEA, digital image correlation Dr Dan Sun
Supervisor
Dr Dan Sun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Circular economy systems for hydrogen generation, distribution and use, with a focus on off-road applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Hydrogen, transport, non-road mobile machinery, carbon footprint, risk and uncertainty, infrastructu Dr Beatrice Smyth
Supervisor
Dr Beatrice Smyth
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Circular economy systems for hydrogen generation, distribution and use, with a focus on off-road applications
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD Hydrogen, transport, non-road mobile machinery, carbon footprint, risk and uncertainty, infrastructu Dr Beatrice Smyth
Supervisor
Dr Beatrice Smyth
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Funded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Development of waste-based, high barrier, food packaging
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD High Barrier Waste Based Packaging, Biopolymers, Agri Waste Valorisation, Packaging Dr. Eoin Cunningham
Supervisor
Dr. Eoin Cunningham
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Aerospace Engineering Open 2
Development of waste-based, high barrier, food packaging
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | PHD High Barrier Waste Based Packaging, Biopolymers, Agri Waste Valorisation, Packaging Dr Eoin Cunningham
Supervisor
Dr Eoin Cunningham
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Unfunded Mechanical Engineering Open 2
Using Data analytics to design innovative clinical trials in respiratory disease
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Professor Adele Marshall
Supervisor
Professor Adele Marshall
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 April 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Open 2 1651273200
Supervisor
Dr Felicity Lamrock
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Mathematical models for cancer invasion
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Anna Zhigun
Supervisor
Dr Anna Zhigun
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Delayed feedback mechanisms
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gabor Kiss
Supervisor
Dr Gabor Kiss
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Statistical analysis of Biological point patterns
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Hannah Mitchell
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Open 2 1646006400
Supervisor
Dr Hannah Mitchell
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Open 2 1646006400
Graded rings and toric methods in algebra
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Thomas Huettemann
Supervisor
Dr Thomas Huettemann
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Machine learning approaches to detecting software changes for bug localization
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Zhiwei Lin
Supervisor
Dr Zhiwei Lin
Funding
Funded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Mathematics of infectious diseases
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gabor Kiss
Supervisor
Dr Gabor Kiss
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Open 2 1646006400
Sheaf models for equivariant stable homotopy theory
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr David Barnes
Supervisor
Dr David Barnes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
28 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Mathematics Closed 2 1646006400
Laser Driven Neutron Sources at High Repetition Rate
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Satyabrata Kar
Supervisor
Dr Satyabrata Kar
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
4 March 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Open 2 1646352000
Quantum chaos in multicharged positive ions
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Gleb Gribakin
Supervisor
Dr Gleb Gribakin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
11 February 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Unfunded Physics Open 2 1644537600
Laser energised travelling-wave accelerator for interdisciplinary applications
School of Mathematics and Physics | PHD Dr Satyabrata Kar
Supervisor
Dr Satyabrata Kar
Funding
Funded
Queen's Collaborative Studentship
Application deadline
4 March 2022
School of Mathematics and Physics Funded Physics Open 2 1646352000
A mixed methods study to determine the key reasons for individuals with dementia attending the Emergency Department, and recommendations for a best practice approach
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Dementia; nursing home; care home; emergency department; GPs; Out of hours; dementia carers; inappro Dr Gillian Carter
Supervisor
Dr Gillian Carter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Suicide bereavement support
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Suicide Prevention Suicide Bereavement Mental Health Promotion Dr Karen Galway
Supervisor
Dr Karen Galway
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
A mindfulness mobile application to promote psychological health in patients receiving unit haemodialysis
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Mindfulness, kidney, feasibility. Dr Helen Noble
Supervisor
Dr Helen Noble
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
The development of a cancer action plan to respond to the health inequities faced by LGBT patients and their families:
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Supportive Cancer Care, Psychononcology , Families, LGBT Dr Olinda Santin
Supervisor
Dr Olinda Santin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Developing and validating eye-tracking based Executive Functions tests for children with Cerebral Palsy
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Cerebral Palsy; Executive functions; Neurodevelopmental disorder; Cognitive development; Motor impai Dr Oliver Perra
Supervisor
Dr Oliver Perra
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Relationships and sexuality Education (RSE) for young people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Intellectual and developmental disabilities, relationships, sexuality, education, programme Professor Michael Brown
Supervisor
Professor Michael Brown
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Identification and Management of cardiovascular risk factors during and after pregnancy
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Cardiovascular risk factors, risk management, disease during pregnancy, maternal morbidity Professor Donna Fitzsimons
Supervisor
Professor Donna Fitzsimons
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1656543600
Co-designing a sexual health e-resource to support patients undergoing renal replacement therapy (RRT) and their partners within the United Kingdom
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Sexual health, renal replacement therapy, Kidney Disease Dr Clare McKeaveney
Supervisor
Dr Clare McKeaveney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 March 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1646092800
Co-design an innovative intervention with key stakeholders to support clinical assessments using a case study methodology
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Workplace-based assessments, effective person-centred care Dr Amy Wong
Supervisor
Dr Amy Wong
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 March 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1646092800
EMDR to minimise the development of PTSD on the NICU: a feasibility study
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD EMDR, PTSD, NICU, Neonatal unit Dr Breidge Boyle
Supervisor
Dr Breidge Boyle
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 March 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1646092800
Co-designing a peer-led digital resource to support people living with Rheumatoid Arthritis to improve adherence with medication
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Rheumatoid Arthritis, medication adherence, co-design, chronic illness Dr. Gillian Carter
Supervisor
Dr. Gillian Carter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
14 March 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1647216000
Very preterm infants’ day-to-day interactions with caregivers: A data-driven approach to investigate the role of short-term processes in promoting social learning
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Developmental psychology; Data-driven approach; Longitudinal study; Social learning; Infancy. Dr. Oliver Perra
Supervisor
Dr. Oliver Perra
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Building capacity of health professions students to work effectively in digital-enabled workplaces
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Healthcare, digital literacy, health professions, co-design, education Dr. Amy Wong
Supervisor
Dr. Amy Wong
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Brief interventions for parents of children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties: an evidence synthesis with stakeholder engagement
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Evidence synthesis, parenting, intervention, cost-effectiveness, stakeholder engagement Dr Fiona Lynn
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Lynn
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Nursing and Midwifery Unfunded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2
Cryotherapy for the management of chemotherapy induced side effects
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD cryotherapy, chemotherapy Dr Gillian Prue
Supervisor
Dr Gillian Prue
Funding
Funded
NI Dept for the Economy (DfE) & Paxman Coolers Ltd
Application deadline
4 July 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1656889200
Exploring public perceptions and understanding about Parkinson’s Disease: An all-Ireland study
School of Nursing and Midwifery | PHD Parkinson's Dr Gillian Carter & Dr Gary Mitchell
Supervisor
Dr Gillian Carter & Dr Gary Mitchell
Funding
Funded
Northern Ireland Department for the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
10 June 2022
School of Nursing and Midwifery Funded Nursing & Midwifery Open 2 1654815600
QUADRAT DTP: Bronze Age upland settlement dynamics in Ireland and northern Britain: environmental vs. non-environmental drivers
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate, archaeological science, GIS, archaeology Dr Dirk Brandherm
Supervisor
Dr Dirk Brandherm
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1638316800
Torture and its aftermaths in Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD human geography, political geography social geography; historical geography; politics; criminology; Dr Merav Amir
Supervisor
Dr Merav Amir
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1648681200
QUADRAT DTP: Source-to-sink dynamics and palaeo-environment reconstruction from a dynamically evolving glacial foreland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology and Climate Change, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, Environmental Science, Hydrology Dr Alastair Ruffell
Supervisor
Dr Alastair Ruffell
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
31 March 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1585609200
QUADRAT DTP: Landscapes of Production: Exploring the Palaeaoenvironmental Context of Stone Tool Quarrying, Manufacture, Use and Deposition on Neolithic Shetland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany, Plant Science, Climatology, Climate Change, Ecology, Conservation, Environmental Science Dr William Megarry
Supervisor
Dr William Megarry
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: The impacts of climate change and extreme weather events on cyanobacteria blooms in lakes
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology and Climate Change, Ecotoxicology and Pollution, Environmental Chemistry Dr Helen Roe
Supervisor
Dr Helen Roe
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: Investigation of the growth of molds (fungi and bacteria) in bio-based materials made from agro-waste food
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agronomy, Soil Science, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Hydrology Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1579651200
QUADRAT DTP: Assessing the restoration of UK Carbon sinks using geophysics and microbiology
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agronomy, Soil Science, Bioinformatics, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Hydrology Dr Rory Doherty
Supervisor
Dr Rory Doherty
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2019
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1548115200
QUADRAT: Multidisciplinary Quantification Ecosystem Services to Streams, Provided by Formerly Afforested Blanket Bog.
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Agricultural Sciences, Ecology, Conservation, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Engineering Dr Raymond Flynn
Supervisor
Dr Raymond Flynn
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
22 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1579651200
Human-environment dynamics through the Holocene in the Mourne region, Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Science, Environmental geography, geoscience, archaeology, cultural heritage Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 April 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1619737200
QUADRAT DTP: Dynamics of carbon capture in Scottish and Irish peatlands over the past centuries
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation, Environmental Science, G Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1610928000
Decision Support Framework for Reliable and Cost-effective Repowering of Bottom-fixed Offshore Wind Farms
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Marine, Mechanical, structural, offshore Dr Madjid Karimirad
Supervisor
Dr Madjid Karimirad
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1617145200
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1625007600
Urban agroecology: Risks and Benefits
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Engineering, Pollution, Soil Science, Environmental Geography, Geochemistry Dr Rory Doherty
Supervisor
Dr Rory Doherty
Funding
Funded
EPSRC
Application deadline
30 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1625007600
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Modelling the fate of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the Northwest European Shelf ecosystem with a suite of high-resolution numerical models
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Ecotoxicology & Pollution, Environmental Chemistry Dr Kieran O'Driscoll
Supervisor
Dr Kieran O'Driscoll
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Quantifying kelp detrital pathways: what is potentially locked away as Blue Carbon?
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Biochemistry, Biophysics, Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation Dr Louise Kregting
Supervisor
Dr Louise Kregting
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Repurposing fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) composite waste for marine renewable energy
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Marine Biology Dr Madjid Karimirad
Supervisor
Dr Madjid Karimirad
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Development of artificial reefs: design, scientific monitoring, environment impact and management in North/Irish Seas
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Scien Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Supervisor
Dr Mohammed Sonebi
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT-DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1623798000
Socio-economic, religious and spatial inequalities in healthy ageing and cognitive health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Dr Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Dr Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
9 August 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1628463600
Response of testate amoebae to peatland drain blocking: implications for biomonitoring of peatland restoration efforts
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Biology, Ecology, Microbiology, Hydrology, Soil Science, Environmental Geography Professor Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Professor Graeme Swindles
Funding
Funded
QUB DfE
Application deadline
31 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1622415600
QUADRAT DTP: Glacial meltwater evolution during the deglaciation of Fennoscandian Ice Sheet
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Science, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, Hydrology Dr Andrew Newton
Supervisor
Dr Andrew Newton
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP: Resilience and adaptation of First Nations Communities in Canada to Disappearing Winter Road Infrastructure in a Changing Climate
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geography, Geology Dr Donal Mullan
Supervisor
Dr Donal Mullan
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
Neighbourhood inter-ethnic/religious mixing in ‘post-conflict’ Northern Ireland
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Geography, Sociology Dr Gemma Catney
Supervisor
Dr Gemma Catney
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1617145200
QUADRAT DTP: Understanding the spatio-temporal dynamics of global peatland fire
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Botany/Plant Science, Climatology & Climate Change, Ecology & Conservation, Environmental Science, G Professor Graeme Swindles
Supervisor
Professor Graeme Swindles
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
18 January 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1610928000
QUADRAT DTP: Air Quality and Environmental Impact on Human Health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Climatology & Climate Change, Environmental Science, Environmental Chemistry, Geography Professor Jennifer McKinley
Supervisor
Professor Jennifer McKinley
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1623798000
QUADRAT DTP: Properties of Glacial Tills: Engineering, Environmental and Glaciological Applications
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geochemistry, Geography, Geology, Geophysics Dr David Hughes
Supervisor
Dr David Hughes
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
16 June 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1623798000
SALine INtrusion in coastal Aquifers (SALINA): Hydrodynamic Assessment and Prediction of Dynamic Response
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil & Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geography, Geology Professor Gerard Hamill
Supervisor
Professor Gerard Hamill
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1619823600
Fluid Structure Interactions due to Scouring at Bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil & Structural Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Professor Gerard Hamill
Supervisor
Professor Gerard Hamill
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
1 May 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1619823600
QUADRAT DTP CASE: Multi-proxy investigation of the effects of a drying climate on peatlands and human activity
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate, environmental geography, geoscience Dr Gill Plunkett
Supervisor
Dr Gill Plunkett
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Closed 2 1638316800
Radiocarbon dating of single tree-rings – annual precision records of environmental change
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD climate science, environmental geography, physical geography, geoscience, archaeology Dr Maarten Blaauw
Supervisor
Dr Maarten Blaauw
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
29 April 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Archaeology & Palaeoecology Open 2 1651186800
Population based Structural health monitoring for bridges
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Civil engineering, mechanical and structural engineering, data science, machine learning, dynamics Dr David Hester
Supervisor
Dr David Hester
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
31 March 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Civil Engineering Closed 2 1648681200
QUADRAT DTP: Air Quality and Environmental Impact on Human Health
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD data science, pollution, soil science, environmental geography, GIS, physical geography, geochemistr Professor Jennifer McKinley
Supervisor
Professor Jennifer McKinley
Funding
Funded
NERC QUADRAT DTP
Application deadline
1 December 2021
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1638316800
Crack-inducing thermal stresses in safety-critical concrete structures
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Thermal stresses, safety critical structures, cement hydration, supplementary cementitious materials Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Impact Resistance of Ultra High Performance Fibre Reinforced Concrete
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Ultra-high performance fibre reinforced concrete (UHPFRC), impact and blast resistance, Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Structural Behaviour of Concrete Block Pavements: Finite Element Modelling of the effect of construction pattern and unit interlock
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Structural behaviour, concrete block pavements, construction pattern, unit interlock Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Ultra High Performance Fibre Reinforced Concrete for Access Floor Tiles
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Cementless “Geopolymer” Concrete for Sustainable Construction
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Alkali-activated binders (AABs), geopolymer concrete, supplementary cementitious materials Professor Marios Soutsos
Supervisor
Professor Marios Soutsos
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Natural and Built Environment Unfunded Civil Engineering Open 2
Placing Astronomy: Landscape, Space and Science at Armagh Observatory, 1790-1916
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Dr Oliver Dunnett
Supervisor
Dr Oliver Dunnett
Funding
Funded
Northern Bridge Consortium
Application deadline
13 January 2020
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1578873600
Theatre of the Cosmos: Performance, Space and Science at Armagh Planetarium, 1968–2016
School of Natural and Built Environment | PHD Dr Oliver Dunnett
Supervisor
Dr Oliver Dunnett
Funding
Funded
AHRC Northern Bridge Consortium
Application deadline
12 January 2022
School of Natural and Built Environment Funded Geography Closed 2 1641945600
Advanced modelling. Computer-aided design for advanced drug delivery system: Application in enabling formulations
School of Pharmacy | PHD Thermodynamic modelling, advanced drug delivery, digital design, enabling formulation, nanoparticles Dr Justin Tian
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
PRODUCTION OF SUPER SMALL NANOCRYSTALS FOR DRUG DELIVERY TO TARGET TISSUES
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Dr Alejandro Paredes
Supervisor
Dr Alejandro Paredes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Production of super small nanocrystals for drug delivery to target tissues
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug nanocrystals, media milling, infectious diseases, nanoparticle, targeting Dr Alejandro J. Paredes
Supervisor
Dr Alejandro J. Paredes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Carole Parsons
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Carole Parsons
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
INVESTIGATING THE IMPACT OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE VAPOUR ON RESPIRATORY MICROBIOTA AND INFLAMMATION.
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Electronic cigarettes, smoking, vaping, microbiology, respiratory, infection Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Supervisor
Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Investigating the impact of electronic cigarette vapour on respiratory microbiota and inflammation.
School of Pharmacy | PHD Electronic cigarettes, smoking, vaping, microbiology, respiratory, infection Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Supervisor
Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
MONITORING ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE IN WASTEWATER IN NORTHERN IRELAND.
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Microbiology, infection, antimicrobial resistance Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Supervisor
Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Monitoring antimicrobial resistance in wastewater in Northern Ireland.
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microbiology, infection, antimicrobial resistance Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Supervisor
Dr Deirdre Gilpin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
DEVELOPING BIODEGRADABLE LONG ACTING DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS FOR THE TREATMENT OF CHRONIC CONDITIONS
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Drug delivery, long-acting drug delivery, medical devices, 3D Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Supervisor
Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Developing biodegradable long acting drug delivery systems for the treatment of chronic conditions
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug delivery, long-acting drug delivery / medical devices, 3D printing, implantable drug delivery Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Supervisor
Dr Eneko Larrañeta
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
TO INVESTIGATE NOVEL INTERACTING DRUG COMBINATIONS IN THE TREATMENT OF OVARIAN CANCER
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Ovarian Cancer, cell biology, cell signalling, pharmacology, drug action Dr Fiona Furlong
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Furlong
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
To investigate novel interacting drug combinations in the treatment of Ovarian Cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Ovarian Cancer, cell biology, cell signalling, pharmacology, drug action Dr Fiona Furlong
Supervisor
Dr Fiona Furlong
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
PEPTIDE HYDROGELS AS A LONG-ACTING MULTIPURPOSE DRUG DELIVERY PLATFORM FOR COMBINED CONTRACEPTION AND HIV PREVENTION
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Drug Delivery, Peptides, HIV, Hydrogels, Controlled Release Dr Garry Laverty
Supervisor
Dr Garry Laverty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Peptide hydrogels as a long-acting multipurpose drug delivery platform for combined contraception and HIV prevention
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug Delivery; Peptides; HIV; Hydrogels; Controlled Release Dr Garry Laverty
Supervisor
Dr Garry Laverty
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Heather Barry
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
An exploration of medication-related harm in people living with dementia
School of Pharmacy | PHD Older people, dementia, primary care, healthcare professionals, prescribing, medication-related harm Dr Heather Barry
Supervisor
Dr Heather Barry
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
MOLECULAR MODELLING AND PHARMACOLOGY OF G PROTEIN-COUPLED RECEPTORS
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Dr Irina Tikhonova
Supervisor
Dr Irina Tikhonova
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Molecular Modelling and Pharmacology of G protein-coupled Receptors
School of Pharmacy | PHD computational biology, protein-coupled receptors, molecular modelling Dr Irina Tikhonova
Supervisor
Dr Irina Tikhonova
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
INVESTIGATING THE ROLE OF USP17 IN INTRACELLULAR TRAFFICKING
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Protease, ubiquitin, deubiquitinase, USP17 Dr James Burrows
Supervisor
Dr James Burrows
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Investigating the role of USP17 in intracellular trafficking
School of Pharmacy | PHD Protease, ubiquitin, deubiquitinase, USP17 Dr James Burrows
Supervisor
Dr James Burrows
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
A nanotherapeutic approach to inhibiting hedgehog signalling in brain cancer
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Cancer biology, Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery, Hypoxia, Microfluidics Dr Jonathan Coulter
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Coulter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
A nanotherapeutic approach to inhibiting hedgehog signalling in brain cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cancer biology, Nanomedicine, Drug Delivery, Hypoxia, Microfluidics Dr Jonathan Coulter
Supervisor
Dr Jonathan Coulter
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Enable the global access to safe and efficacious antileishmanial nanomedicine through cost-effective manufacturing methods
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Sustainable development goals, neglected tropical diseases, leishmaniasis, Nanomedicine, advanced pr Dr Justin Tian
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Enable the global access to safe and efficacious antileishmanial nanomedicine through cost-effective manufacturing methods
School of Pharmacy | PHD Sustainable development goals, neglected tropical diseases, leishmaniasis, Nanomedicine, advanced pr Dr Justin Tian
Supervisor
Dr Justin Tian
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Multifunctional Biomaterials to Combat Infection and Modulate Inflammation
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Biomaterials, Medical Device, Infection, Biofilm, Inflammation, Immunomodulatory, Implant, Dr Louise Carson
Supervisor
Dr Louise Carson
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Multifunctional Biomaterials to Combat Infection and Modulate Inflammation
School of Pharmacy | PHD Biomaterials, Medical Device, Infection, Biofilm, Inflammation, Immunomodulatory, Implant, Regenerat Dr Louise Carson
Supervisor
Dr Louise Carson
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Infection-responsive coatings for the prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Biomaterials, urinary catheters, stimuli-responsive, infection, device coatings Dr Matthew Wylie
Supervisor
Dr Matthew Wylie
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Infection-responsive coatings for the prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections
School of Pharmacy | PHD Biomaterials, urinary catheters, stimuli-responsive, infection, device coatings Dr Matthew Wylie
Supervisor
Dr Matthew Wylie
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Advanced manufacturing of paediatric formulations with poorly water soluble drugs
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Advanced manufacturing; poorly water-soluble drugs; in situ amorphization; paediatric formulation Dr Min Zhao
Supervisor
Dr Min Zhao
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Advanced manufacturing of paediatric formulations with poorly water soluble drugs
School of Pharmacy | PHD Advanced manufacturing; poorly water-soluble drugs; in situ amorphization; paediatric formulation Dr Min Zhao
Supervisor
Dr Min Zhao
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Niamh Buckley
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Developing novel therapeutic strategies to better treat Triple Negative Breast Cancer
School of Pharmacy | PHD Breast Cancer, biomarkers, personalised medicine Dr Niamh Buckley
Supervisor
Dr Niamh Buckley
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Assessing the molecular mechanisms by which Cathepsin V promotes breast cancer growth and metastasis
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Cancer, Proteases, Cathepsins, Therapeutics, Personalised Medicine Dr Roberta Burden
Supervisor
Dr Roberta Burden
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Assessing the molecular mechanisms by which Cathepsin V promotes breast cancer growth and metastasis
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cancer, Proteases, Cathepsins, Therapeutics, Personalised Medicine Dr Roberta Burden
Supervisor
Dr Roberta Burden
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Lipid-based implants for sustained protein release
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Proteins, biotherapeutics, lipid-based implants, hot-melt extrusion, continuous manufacturing, bioco Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Supervisor
Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Lipid-based implants for sustained protein release
School of Pharmacy | PHD Proteins, biotherapeutics, lipid-based implants, hot-melt extrusion, continuous manufacturing, bioco Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Supervisor
Dr Sheiliza Carmali
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Shu Li
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Dr Shu Li
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Bio-inspired self-cleaning coatings for urinary catheters to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections and encrustation
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Coating, superhydrophobic, superhydrophobic, surface engineering, anti-infection Dr Shuai Zhang
Supervisor
Dr Shuai Zhang
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Bio-inspired self-cleaning coatings for urinary catheters to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections and encrustation
School of Pharmacy | PHD Coating, superhydrophobic, superhydrophobic, surface engineering, anti-infection Dr Shuai Zhang
Supervisor
Dr Shuai Zhang
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Computational modelling of viral proteins for improved prediction of virus-host pairs
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Bacteriophage, virus, protein modelling, receptor, Alphafold, Rosettafold, host prediction Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Computational modelling of viral proteins for improved prediction of virus-host pairs
School of Pharmacy | PHD Bacteriophage, virus, protein modelling, receptor, Alphafold, Rosettafold, host prediction, bioinfor Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Computational modelling of viral proteins for improved prediction of virus-host pairs
School of Pharmacy | PHD Bacteriophage, virus, protein modelling, receptor, Alphafold, Rosettafold, host prediction, bioinfor Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Nanoparticle delivery of antibiotics for treatment of pulmonary infection
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL anitbiotics, nanoparticles, drug delivery, respiratory diseases, lungs Dr Vicky Kett
Supervisor
Dr Vicky Kett
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Nanoparticle delivery of antibiotics for treatment of pulmonary infection
School of Pharmacy | PHD nanoparticles, antibiotics, drug delivery Dr Vicky Kett
Supervisor
Dr Vicky Kett
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Self-Navigating Nanocarriers for Intracellular Protein Delivery
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Biologics, protein delivery, nanomedicine, intracellular delivery Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Self-Navigating Nanocarriers for Intracellular Protein Delivery
School of Pharmacy | PHD Biologics, protein delivery, nanomedicine, intracellular delivery Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Cold plasma for cancer therapy
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Cold plasma, targeted cancer therapy, cancer immunotherapy Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Cold plasma for cancer therapy
School of Pharmacy | PHD Cold plasma, targeted cancer therapy, cancer immunotherapy Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Utilising data linkage to estimate antimicrobial resistance burden in paediatric populations
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Pharmacoepidemiology, data linkage, antimicrobial resistance, children Dr Yingfen Hsia
Supervisor
Dr Yingfen Hsia
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Utilising data linkage to estimate antimicrobial resistance burden in paediatric populations
School of Pharmacy | PHD Pharmacoepidemiology, data linkage, antimicrobial resistance, children Dr Yingfen Hsia
Supervisor
Dr Yingfen Hsia
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
iLOCATE: integrative LocalisOmics for better CAncer TrEatment
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Breast cancer, Molecular pathology, Bioinformatics, Retrograde trafficking, Personalised medicine Dr. Niamh Buckley
Supervisor
Dr. Niamh Buckley
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
iLOCATE: integrative LocalisOmics for better CAncer TrEatment
School of Pharmacy | PHD Breast cancer, Molecular pathology, Bioinformatics, Retrograde trafficking, Personalised medicine Dr. Niamh Buckley
Supervisor
Dr. Niamh Buckley
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Leveraging localised mutations to expand the host range of phage cocktails against Pseudomonas aeruginosa
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Bacteriophage, resistance, antibiotic, Pseudomonas, health Dr. Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr. Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Leveraging localised mutations to expand the host range of phage cocktails against Pseudomonas aeruginosa
School of Pharmacy | PHD Bacteriophage, resistance, antibiotic, Pseudomonas, health Dr. Timofey Skvortsov
Supervisor
Dr. Timofey Skvortsov
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Developing molecularly imprinted polymeric nanocarriers for targeted cancer immunotherapy
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Molecularly imprinted polymers, cancer immunotherapy, nanomedicine, PD-L1, checkpoint inhibitor Dr. Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr. Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Developing molecularly imprinted polymeric nanocarriers for targeted cancer immunotherapy
School of Pharmacy | PHD Molecularly imprinted polymers, cancer immunotherapy, nanomedicine, PD-L1, checkpoint inhibitor Dr. Wafa Al-Jamal
Supervisor
Dr. Wafa Al-Jamal
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Treatment of infections caused by multidrug-resistant Gram-negative infections through microneedle delivery of antimicrobial peptides
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Antibiotics, peptide synthesis, antimicrobial peptides, microneedles, organic synthesis Prof Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Prof Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Treatment of infections caused by multidrug-resistant Gram-negative infections through microneedle delivery of antimicrobial peptides
School of Pharmacy | PHD Antibiotics, peptide synthesis, antimicrobial peptides, microneedles, organic synthesis Prof Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Prof Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Antibiotic Resistance and Biofilm Formation in Clinical Isolates of Enterococcus faecium – a WHO High Priority Pathogen
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Microbiome, extremophile, enzymes, biocatalysis, biotechnology Professor Brendan Gilmore
Supervisor
Professor Brendan Gilmore
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Antibiotic Resistance and Biofilm Formation in Clinical Isolates of Enterococcus faecium – a WHO High Priority Pathogen
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microbiome, extremophile, enzymes, biocatalysis, biotechnology Professor Brendan Gilmore
Supervisor
Professor Brendan Gilmore
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Infection control in care homes for older people: beyond the COVID era
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Professor Carmel Hughes
Supervisor
Professor Carmel Hughes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Infection control in care homes for older people: beyond the COVID era
School of Pharmacy | PHD Care homes, older people, COVID, SARS CoV-2, influenza, infection control Professor Carmel Hughes
Supervisor
Professor Carmel Hughes
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Self-regulating, Self-Cleaning biomaterials
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Drug delivery, antimicrobial, AMR, polymer, materials science, surface modification, surface chemist Professor Colin McCoy
Supervisor
Professor Colin McCoy
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Self-regulating, Self-Cleaning biomaterials
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug delivery, antimicrobial, AMR, polymer, materials science, surface modification, surface chemist Professor Colin McCoy
Supervisor
Professor Colin McCoy
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
3D printed personalised long-acting implants for effective cancer treatment
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL 3D Printing, Bioprinting, Drug Delivery, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical Technology. Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
3D printed personalised long-acting implants for effective cancer treatment
School of Pharmacy | PHD 3D Printing, Bioprinting, Drug Delivery, Medical Devices, Pharmaceutical Technology. Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Microfluidics for the delivery of drugs and biologics
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Drug Delivery, Microfluidics, Nanomedicine, Biopharmaceutics Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Microfluidics for the delivery of drugs and biologics
School of Pharmacy | PHD Drug Delivery, Microfluidics, Nanomedicine, Biopharmaceutics Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Supervisor
Professor Dimitrios Lamprou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Professor Gavin Andrews
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Supervisor
Professor Gavin Andrews
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Taking the STING out of it: novel chemical tools to dissect cancer signalling
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Chemical biology, medicinal chemistry, drug design, cancer, chemical synthesis Professor Gerd Wagner
Supervisor
Professor Gerd Wagner
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Taking the STING out of it: novel chemical tools to dissect cancer signalling
School of Pharmacy | PHD Chemical biology, medicinal chemistry, drug design, cancer, chemical synthesis Professor Gerd Wagner
Supervisor
Professor Gerd Wagner
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Novel use of calcium phosphate cements in drug delivery applications
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Calcium phosphate cements; drug delivery; sustained release; controlled release; sub-dermal implants Professor Karl Malcolm
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Novel use of calcium phosphate cements in drug delivery applications
School of Pharmacy | PHD Calcium phosphate cements; drug delivery; sustained release; controlled release; sub-dermal implants Professor Karl Malcolm
Supervisor
Professor Karl Malcolm
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Selective targeting of proteases for the treatment of chronic airways disease.
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Chronic airways diseases to include protease biochemistry & airway physiology. Professor Lorraine Martin
Supervisor
Professor Lorraine Martin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Selective targeting of proteases for the treatment of chronic airways disease.
School of Pharmacy | PHD Chronic airways diseases to include protease biochemistry & airway physiology. Professor Lorraine Martin
Supervisor
Professor Lorraine Martin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Investigation of novel protease-antiprotease imbalances associated with chronic airways disease.
School of Pharmacy | PHD lung, respiratory, airways, COPD, proteases, cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, electrop Professor Lorraine Martin
Supervisor
Professor Lorraine Martin
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Relationship between antibiotic therapy and development of antimicrobial resistance in patients with bronchiectasis and COPD
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Infection, antimicrobial resistance, PCR, next-generation sequencing, metagenomics, clinical pharmac Professor Michael Tunney
Supervisor
Professor Michael Tunney
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Relationship between antibiotic therapy and development of antimicrobial resistance in patients with bronchiectasis and COPD
School of Pharmacy | PHD Infection, antimicrobial resistance, PCR, next-generation sequencing, metagenomics, clinical pharmac Professor Michael Tunney
Supervisor
Professor Michael Tunney
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
MICRONEEDLE-MEDIATED CHEMICAL & ELECTROCHEMICAL RAPID INJECTION SYSTEMS
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Microneedles, stimuli-responsive drug delivery Professor Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
MICRONEEDLE-MEDIATED CHEMICAL & ELECTROCHEMICAL RAPID INJECTION SYSTEMS
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microneedles, stimuli-responsive drug delivery Professor Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
LONG-ACTING MICRONEEDLE DELIVERY SYSTEMS
School of Pharmacy | PHD Microneedles, long-acting drug delivery Professor Ryan Donnelly
Supervisor
Professor Ryan Donnelly
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Sustained Release Nanocarriers for Ocular Drug Delivery
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Nanocarriers, long-acting drug delivery, sustained release, polymer implants, glaucoma, delivery Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Supervisor
Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Sustained Release Nanocarriers for Ocular Drug Delivery
School of Pharmacy | PHD Nanocarriers, long-acting drug delivery, sustained release, polymer implants, glaucoma, delivery Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Supervisor
Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Injectable Hydrogels for Controlled Drug Delivery in Cancer Treatment
School of Pharmacy | MPHIL Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or Polymer science, drug delivery Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Supervisor
Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
Injectable Hydrogels for Controlled Drug Delivery in Cancer Treatment
School of Pharmacy | PHD Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or Polymer science, drug delivery Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Supervisor
Professor Raghu Raj Singh Thakur
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Pharmacy Unfunded Pharmacy Open 2
CITI-GENS DTP Immersive Technologies to drive inclusion of disabled musicians
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Immersive technologies, disability, social inclusion, music, digital media, locative media Dr Franziska Schroeder
Supervisor
Dr Franziska Schroeder
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and Dept of the Economy
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Music Closed 2 1594335600
CITI-GENS DTP Visual Voices: A User Interface - how online resources aid educational and community development
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Transitional Justice, web resources, community and educational development, storytelling, filmmaking Professor Stefano Baschiera
Supervisor
Professor Stefano Baschiera
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Film Studies Closed 2 1594335600
CITI-GENS DTP Visual Voices: A User Interface - how online resources aid educational and community development
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Transitional Justice, web resources, community and educational development, storytelling, filmmaking Professor Stefano Baschiera
Supervisor
Professor Stefano Baschiera
Funding
Funded
Cofunded by the EU and DfE
Application deadline
10 July 2020
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Closed 2 1594335600
Immersive Storytelling
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Creative writing, Immersive storytelling, immersive technologies Professor Michael Alcorn
Supervisor
Professor Michael Alcorn
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
1 October 2022
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded English Open 2 1664578800
Immersive Storytelling
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Creative writing, Immersive storytelling, immersive technologies Professor Glenn Patterson
Supervisor
Professor Glenn Patterson
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
1 October 2022
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded English Open 2 1664578800
Immersive Opera Experiences
School of Arts, English and Languages | PHD Immersive media, immersive audio, opera, MediaLab Professor Michael Alcorn
Supervisor
Professor Michael Alcorn
Funding
Funded
Department for the Economy (DfE)
Application deadline
1 October 2022
School of Arts, English and Languages Funded Music Open 2 1664578800
Adaptive management of stochastic parasite challenge in animals under climate change
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, climate change, parasitology, veterinary medicine Professor Eric Morgan
Supervisor
Professor Eric Morgan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Archaeal polyphosphate cycling: novel enzymes to drive new technologies
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, biochemistry, bioinformatics, environmental, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular Dr Jason Chin
Supervisor
Dr Jason Chin
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Diet mediated metabolic-inflammation – mechanistic insights
School of Biological Sciences | PHD biochemistry, food science, health sciences, immunology, molecular biology, public health Professor Helen Roche
Supervisor
Professor Helen Roche
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Emerging Infectious Diseases – Surveillance and Biosecurity
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, public health, veterinary Professor Nikki Marks
Supervisor
Professor Nikki Marks
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Enhancing young people’s cooking and food skills to investigate impact on food engagement, knowledge, skill confidence and diet quality
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, health sciences, public health, statistics Professor Moira Dean
Supervisor
Professor Moira Dean
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Explore novel feeding strategies to reduce ammonia emissions from ruminants and improve their productivity
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, environmental science, food science, statistics, zoology, animal science Dr Katerina Theodoridou
Supervisor
Dr Katerina Theodoridou
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Exposing drivers for parasite growth and virulence at the single cell level
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, health sciences, microbiology, parasitology, public health, virology Professor Aaron Maule
Supervisor
Professor Aaron Maule
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Flavonoid metabolism and cardiometabolic health
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, health sciences, medical, public health Professor Aedin Cassidy
Supervisor
Professor Aedin Cassidy
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
13 January 2020
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1578873600
Food fraud risks in UK supply chain networks
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, food science, law Professor Saskia van Ruth
Supervisor
Professor Saskia van Ruth
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Gene mining useful biocatalysts from paleosols
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, genetics, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology Professor Chris Allen
Supervisor
Professor Chris Allen
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Genome scale evolution of biofilm contained Klebsiella pneumoniae in response to sub-lethal antibacterial stress exposure - development of novel biomarkers for near-patient testing
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, genetics, health sciences, medical science, microbiology, molecular, public health Professor Seamus Fanning
Supervisor
Professor Seamus Fanning
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
How does biodiversity contribute to multiple forms of stability in stressed marine invertebrate communities?
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, data analysis, ecology, environmental science, microbiology, molecular, statistics Professor Mark Emmerson
Supervisor
Professor Mark Emmerson
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
How does Clostridium difficile control the gut microbiome? Molecular dissection of nutrient control strategies
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, public health, virology Professor Geoff McMullan
Supervisor
Professor Geoff McMullan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Influence of farm hygiene standards and management practices on Johne’s disease progression in selected NI dairy herds
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, data analysis, microbiology Professor Irene Grant
Supervisor
Professor Irene Grant
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Innovative Diagnostics for Helminth Parasite Infections
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agricultural, molecular biology, parasitology, veterinary medicine Dr Paul McVeigh
Supervisor
Dr Paul McVeigh
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Investigating how the levels of queuine, a novel micronutrient, are associated with human ageing and brain health
School of Biological Sciences | PHD cell biology, food chemistry, food science, health sciences, medical science, public health Professor Brian Green
Supervisor
Professor Brian Green
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Investigation and exploration of health and therapeutic benefits of plant-derived secondary metabolites
School of Biological Sciences | PHD analytical chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, botany, health sciences, microbiology Dr Chen Situ
Supervisor
Dr Chen Situ
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Low-cost and rapid paper-based microfluidics for the detection of irradiated foods
School of Biological Sciences | PHD food chemistry, food science, health sciences, molecular biology, public health Dr Cuong Cao
Supervisor
Dr Cuong Cao
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Mast cell dysregulation? Understanding the development of mastocytosis
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, medical science, molecular biology, public health Dr Ciaren Graham
Supervisor
Dr Ciaren Graham
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Microbial interactions in unique chemosynthetic ecosystems –an integrated ‘Omic approach
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, ecology, environmental, evolution, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular Dr Deepak Kumaresan
Supervisor
Dr Deepak Kumaresan
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
MicroRNAs in the Pathogenesis Adverse Cardiomyocyte and Endothelial Cell Remodelling in Insulin Resistance
School of Biological Sciences | PHD food science, health sciences, medical science, molecular biology, pharmacy, public health Dr Qiaozhu Su
Supervisor
Dr Qiaozhu Su
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Mosquito control using native predators and other novel environmentally friendly methodologies
School of Biological Sciences | PHD public health, zoology, animal science Professor Jaimie Dick
Supervisor
Professor Jaimie Dick
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Optimising behaviour change initiatives for food waste prevention
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, ecology, economics, statistics Professor Alberto Longo
Supervisor
Professor Alberto Longo
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Quantifying the effects of environmental change using multi-level phylogenetically controlled meta-analyses
School of Biological Sciences | PHD data analysis, ecology, conservation, statistics, zoology Dr Hansjoerg Kunc
Supervisor
Dr Hansjoerg Kunc
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Rewiring of host cell protein complexes by pathogen effectors - mass spectrometry-based methods and applications in infection biology
School of Biological Sciences | PHD cell biology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, pathology, pharmacology, toxicology Dr Ben Collins
Supervisor
Dr Ben Collins
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
SAFENUT: Cold plasma as an Intervention technology to ensure a safe and nutritious groundnut supply
School of Biological Sciences | PHD analytical chemistry, food science, health sciences, microbiology, public health Professor Paula Bourke
Supervisor
Professor Paula Bourke
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Closed 2
Schistosome blood flukes and bacteria: How pathogens interact with other pathogens, and the host
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, parasitology, public health Dr Geoff Gobert
Supervisor
Dr Geoff Gobert
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Sleep in the wild: reproductive benefits and health costs of natural sleep deprivation in fallow deer
School of Biological Sciences | PHD ecology, conservation, animal science, evolution, zoology, animal science Dr Isabella Capellini
Supervisor
Dr Isabella Capellini
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Systems analysis of the impact of microplastics in the marine environment
School of Biological Sciences | PHD biotechnology, data analysis, pollution, food science, health sciences, molecular, statistics Professor Gary Hardiman
Supervisor
Professor Gary Hardiman
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
Sustainable Wildlife Management: Socio-Economics Drivers & Implications of Conservation
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, data analysis, ecology, economics, environmental science, statistics, animal science Dr Martina Bozzola
Supervisor
Dr Martina Bozzola
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Targeting yeast epigenetics to combat anti-fungal resistance
School of Biological Sciences | PHD health sciences, microbiology, molecular biology, public health Dr Edel Hyland
Supervisor
Dr Edel Hyland
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Temperature regulation of non-coding RNA and crop - rhizosphere interactions
School of Biological Sciences | PHD biochemistry, bioinformatics, biotechnology, botany, climate, microbiology, molecular, parasitology Dr Johnathan Dalzell
Supervisor
Dr Johnathan Dalzell
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
The effects of maternal stress on offspring survival in the fallow deer
School of Biological Sciences | PHD ecology, conservation, endocrinology, evolution, zoology, animal science Dr Domhnall Jennings
Supervisor
Dr Domhnall Jennings
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
The extinction of the sexier? A global investigation of the role of sexual selection in modern amphibian declines
School of Biological Sciences | PHD ecology, conservation, environmental science, evolution, zoology, animal science Dr Daniel Pincheira-Donoso
Supervisor
Dr Daniel Pincheira-Donoso
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
13 January 2020
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1578873600
The marine phosphorus cycle and the methane paradox
School of Biological Sciences | PHD analytical chemistry, biochemistry, geochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology Professor John McGrath
Supervisor
Professor John McGrath
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
The relative importance of different species traits for predicting invasion success and impact - a sensitivity analysis approach
School of Biological Sciences | PHD bioinformatics, computer science, data analysis, ecology, environmental, mathematics Dr Keith Farnsworth
Supervisor
Dr Keith Farnsworth
Funding
Unfunded
Application deadline
None specified
School of Biological Sciences Unfunded Biological Sciences Open 2
The rice paddy microbiome and its impact on plant mineral nutrition
School of Biological Sciences | PHD agriculture, bioinformatics, data analysis, food science, health sciences, public health, statistics Dr Caroline Meharg
Supervisor
Dr Caroline Meharg
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
The role of epigenetic mechanisms in the control of post-stress recovery of cancer cells
School of Biological Sciences | PHD cancer, cell biology, genetics, health sciences, medical science, public health Dr Konstantin Panov
Supervisor
Dr Konstantin Panov
Funding
Funded
DfE
Application deadline
16 December 2019
School of Biological Sciences Funded Biological Sciences Closed 2 1576454400
Uncovering the Hidden Human Milk Microbiome
School of Biological Sciences | PHD biochemistry, immunology, microbiology, statistics Dr Simon Cameron
Supervisor
Dr Simon Cameron