University of Queensland PhD Scholarship in Australia , 2014-2015, and applications are submitted till 3rd August 2014. The University of Queensland is inviting applications for PhD scholarship available for international and Australian students. Scholarship will be to undertake a PhD within the project “Bioinformatics to study Squamous Cell Carcinoma”. The value of scholarship is AUD $25,392 per annum tax-free for three years with the possibility of a six month extension in approved circumstances. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | Australia
Level: PhD Degree
Field(s): Scholarship is awarded for PhD within the project “Bioinformatics to study Squamous Cell Carcinoma”.
Deadline: 3rd August 2014.
Funded By: UQ Diamantina Institute, University of Queensland
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): This Scholarship is targeted for International Students
‣ Award No: Not Specified
‣ Scholarship Duration: This research scholarship is available for the duration of 3 years with a possible extension for 6 months.
‣ Scholarship covers: The value of this research scholarship is AUD 25,392 per annum.
‣ The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute was established in 2007 as the sixth research institute of The University of Queensland.
University of Queensland Diamantina Institute has opened University of Queensland PhD Scholarship positions for 2014-15.
‣ The aim of the Institute is to develop a better understanding of the molecular and cellular basis of disease, and to translate that understanding into practical outcomes for patients.
‣ Based at the Translational Research Institute (TRI) at the Princess Alexandra Hospital teaching campus in Brisbane, the Institute has almost 270 researchers and students who work closely with clinicians in the areas of cancer, immunology and genomic medicine.
‣ UQDI is the largest partner in TRI, and is building major programs in Immunology, Cancer and Genomic Medicine research, with a particular focus on research aimed at development of new treatments.
‣ The institute also houses the University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Genomics (UQCCG), the largest next generation sequencing centre in the Southern Hemisphere, and has a specific focus on translational medicine.
‣ The candidate will have a 1st Class Honours degree or equivalent in science.
‣ Consider students from a wide range of backgrounds, including: mathematics, statistics, epidemiology, computer science, bioinformatics, physics, genetics, and molecular biology.
‣ Laboratory experience in molecular biology, cell biology and/or genetics is also desirable, although not necessary. -International applicants must meet the University’s English language proficiency requirements.
‣ Applicants are required to apply via online.
‣ All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, your detailed academic Resume and complete academic records (including GPA scores/grades, and grading scale details).
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on 3rd August 2014.