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PhD studentships

CLMI PhD projects for 2023 entry

Application deadline : 20 April 2023

A PhD studentship starting in October 2023 is currently available within the Centre, which is associated to the project:

Modelling the irradiation of biological molecules in the presence of solvents or metal nanoparticles, supervisors: Dr. L. Stella (, Dr. D. Dundas (

Funding: For eligible students, the studentships will cover full tuition fees plus a salary (set at ~£18k for 2023-24). The duration of the studentships will be  3  years .

Funding eligibility: UK nationals and international students who satisfy UK residency criteria (settled/pre-settled status + 3 years ordinary UK residency) are eligible for funding.  Please contact the supervisors or the Head of Centre (Prof. M. Borghesi, for further details . 

Application instructions:

  • Applications for post-graduate studies must be made via the QUB portal. Applicants must hold a MSci/BSc/MSc degree in Physics or a relevant subject with a grade of a least 2.1 (or equivalent).  You will need to submit a personal statement discussing your motivation and interest in PhD studies within CLMI.

  • All applications received will receive full consideration for the PhD positions. Deadline for application: 20 April 2023, 10 pm.