|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Funding amount:||£16,777 per annum|
|Placed On:||3rd July 2018|
|Closes:||31st August 2018|
A 3-year funded position is available in the Multiscale Cardiovascular Engineering group (www.ucl.ac.uk/muse) as part of ‘The Vascular Hub’ at UCL.
To develop tools for the pre & post-operative in-silico planning and treatment for Aortic Dissections. This project will be an exemplar application that will provide a blueprint and proof of concept for the use of in-silico tools in the personalised management of aortic diseases in general (applicable also to other pathologies). The clinical impact and viability of these technologies will be tested via our partner Hospitals in the UK and Europe. These models will be validated using a sophisticated experimental setup available (including PIV) within the group.
Knowledge, Education, Qualifications and Training
Essential: MSc or equivalent in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics or a related subject.
Skills and/or Abilities
This funding is only for UK and EU passport holders. There is no minimum qualifying residence requirement for applicants from the EU. We actively encourage the application of female applicants for this position. Please DO NOT enquire about this studentship if you are ineligible. Please refer to the following website for eligibility criteria: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospectivestudents/graduate/research/degrees/mechanical-engineering-mphil-phd
Closing Date and Start Date:
We will be continuously having informal discussion with interested candidates until this position is filled. The studentship preferred start date is September/October 2018.
Value of award:
Full tuition fees and tax free stipend of £16,777 per annum (for 3 years).
Eligible applicants should contact Dr Vanessa Diaz (firstname.lastname@example.org) quoting the job reference number. Please forward a CV (including at least two referees), a covering letter and a transcript of results (listing all subjects taken and their corresponding grades/marks) to Dr Diaz (email@example.com).The supervisory team will arrange interviews for short-listed candidates. After interview, the successful candidate will be required to formally apply online via the UCL website. Regrettably, we are only able to contact candidates who are successful at the shortlisting stage. Thank you for your interest in this position.
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