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MRC AIM Doctoral Training Partnership

University of Nottingham - Medicine

Qualification Type: PhD
Location: Nottingham
Funding for: UK Students, EU Students, International Students
Funding amount: Competitive Salary
Hours: Full Time
Placed On: 8th December 2023
Closes: 12th January 2024
Reference: MED1976

MRC AIM Doctoral Training Partnership

The AIM (Advanced Inter-Disciplinary Models) DTP is funded by the MRC between three Partners – the Universities of Birmingham, Leicester and Nottingham – and three more Associate Partners – the Research Complex at Harwell, Mary Lyon Centre and Rosalind Franklin Institute. We have a range of exciting and diverse PhD 4-year projects at all 3 partner Institutions which are now open for a September 2024 start and those available at The University of Nottingham are detailed below.

Projects with an industry partner (iCASE projects) offer a unique opportunity to undertake translational research and come with a mandatory placement requirement and an enhanced stipend.

Full information about funding of these projects and application details, including application form plus Equality, diversity and inclusion form are available at https://more.bham.ac.uk/mrc-aim/phd-opportunities/. Academic requirements are also set out on this website.

The deadline for submitting applications is 12.00 am GMT, Friday, 12 January 2024. Interviews will take place during the week commencing 26 February and will be held via Zoom.  

Full details can be found on the MRC website.

Please submit your application for University of Nottingham projects to RA-DTP-funding@nottingham.ac.uk .

Project Title: Is metabolic reprogramming the key to treatment failure in aggressive brain tumours? A multi-nuclear in vivo ultrahigh-field MRI approach.

Supervisors: Dorothee Auer, Dorothee.auer@nottingham.ac.uk, School of Medicine, Richard Bowtell (Physics & Astronomy, UoN), Peter Harvey (UoN), Martin Wilson (UoB)

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