Funded and self-funded studentships

There are 96 studentships.

A

A behavioural study on licensing decision making under risk of infringement

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Giulia Solinas
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

A discursive investigation of leading in organisational conversations

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 21st August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Additive Manufacturing: Analysis of Low Adoption in UK Manufacturing Firms

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Advanced Anti-biofilm Surface Coatings Probed by Spatially Resolved Imaging and Microbiology Techniques

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 31st May 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Advanced Microscopy Image Analysis for Life Science Applications

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

AI approaches for NMR analysis of biomolecular mixtures

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 31st July 2019
  • Subject area: Maths and Computing

AI at Work: A Hybrid Study of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Research CASE 1+3 Studentship (Masters and PhD)

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 23rd November 2018
  • Subject area: Social Science and Health

AI Techniques for Advanced Materials Design

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 31st March 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Analysing ECG with deep learning: human supervised analysis versus A.I. (Artificial Intelligence)

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Monday 31st December 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Assess the safety and efficacy of renal regenerative medicine therapies using advanced imaging technologies – RenalToolBox Project

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 30th November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Asset markets with frictions

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Atrial fibrillation and cardiovascular risk: Static versus dynamic risk factors and trajectories of risk

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 31st October 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Professor Gregory Y H Lip Dr Kate Fleming
  • Eligibility: Open to EU/UK applicants

C

Characterisation of cell death mechanisms in cancer: protein interactions in p53/PERP-mediated apoptosis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 21st February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Characterising and repurposing cyanobacterial CO2-fixing organelles for metabolic engineering

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 5th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Characterization and functional analysis of a novel cancer-associated gene

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 23rd November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Computational Identification of New Inorganic Materials for Automotive Applications

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 14th May 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Consumer research/Critical Studies in Consumption: Risky and Unchartered consumption practices

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Ming Lim
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Cultural Diversity, Team Conflicts and Team Performance

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

D

Determination of hyper-elasticity, viscoelasticity and anisotropy of ocular tissue

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 8th August 2019
  • Subject area: Engineering

Developing co-culture systems to enable the modelling of interactions between cells of the synovial joint

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 2nd July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr S Tew
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Developing mathematical tools for image analysis to evaluate the effects of regenerative medicine therapies on kidney function – RenalToolBox Project

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 30th November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Development of Advanced Methods for Biological Signal Analysis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 22nd February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr Y Zheng
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Development of Novel Imaging Technologies for Eye Disease

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Monday 31st December 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Diabetic osteoarthritis : Investigating its causes and discovering interventions using tissue engineered human cartilage

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 28th August 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Diagnosis and management of corneal conditions based on its response to dynamic excitation by an external air puff

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 8th August 2019
  • Subject area: Engineering

Don’t do it: Oculomotor approaches to inhibitory control

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 26th February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr Paul Knox
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

E

Elucidation of the role of newly discovered post-translational modification of proteins involved in hypoxia signalling using proteomic analysis and live cell imaging

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Emerging Market Growth and Commodity Prices\n

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Emission Control and Sustainable Energy in Green Port Development

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Employee Sense-Making of HR system

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Endocytosis in joint health and disease

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 12th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Environmental regulation of mRNA decay in adult stem cells

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 31st July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr Simon Tew
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Evolutionary insights for engineering improved globin oxygen carriers

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Exploiting advanced methods for protein structure prediction

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr D J Rigden Dr R Keegan
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Exploring Stem Cell Regulation by Heparan Sulphates using Chemical Biology and Glycomics Strategies

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Exploring the potential of Plasma Activated Water

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Saturday 27th October 2018
  • Subject area: Engineering
  • Supervisors: Dr J Walsh
  • Eligibility: Open to EU/UK applicants

F

Formal models of argumentation for legal applications

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Saturday 1st December 2018
  • Subject area: Maths and Computing

Formulation of Surface Treatments for Contamination Prevention

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 31st May 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Functional and –omics investigation of neutrophil activation in rheumatoid arthritis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 23rd January 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

H

High-resolution imaging and spectroscopic characterisation of physical and chemical interactions at bio-interfaces

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 31st May 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Household debt and the financial crisis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Shalini Mitra
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Hybrid models for the analysis of complex dynamic systems

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 1st August 2019
  • Subject area: Engineering

I

Identify differentially-expressed microRNAs in alkaptonuria patients

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Saturday 27th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Impacts of submarine debris flows on subsea installations

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 16th November 2018
  • Subject area: Engineering

Influence of underlying matrix on induced pluripotent stem cell differentiation and integration of trabecular meshwork cells

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 13th February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Inner ear development and evolution - investigating prenatal development of the inner ear region at the micro and macro-anatomical level

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Innovative MRI and multi-modal strategies for evaluating the safety and efficacy of regenerative medicine therapies – RenalToolBox Project

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 30th November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Investigating the molecular mechanisms and consequences of ANP aggregation for cardiovascular disease; a computational and experimental approach

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Investigating the role of mesenchymal stem cell populations in the pathogenesis of systemic idiopathic juvenile arthritis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 26th February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

J

Judgement in day to day managing

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

M

Mathematical modelling of plant circadian clocks - addressing the question of how the clock oscillators are coordinated in plants

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 23rd May 2019
  • Subject area: Maths and Computing

Mechano-culture of stem cells for tissue engineering and regenerative medicine

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

microRNAs as tools to regulate senescence of musculoskeletal cells during ageing

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Mobile robot chemists for autonomous solar fuels research

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Mobile robot chemists for discovery crystalline materials

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Modelling Competition and Cooperation in Container Shipping Supply Chains

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Molecular analysis of neutrophil extracellular traps (NETs) in rheumatoid arthritis

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 23rd January 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Money and Liquidity

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

N

New Mathematical Models for Longitudinal Perfusion-weighted Imaging Study of Lesion In Stroke

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 1st January 2019
  • Subject area: Maths and Computing
  • Supervisors: Professor Ke Chen Professor Gloria Yang
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Next generation photoelectrodes for the production of solar fuels

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 1st November 2018
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Novel arene transformations through nucleophilic dearomatization

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 1st November 2018
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Novel machine learning and signal analysis algorithms for the detection of signals from radioactive materials

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Saturday 10th November 2018
  • Subject area: Maths and Computing

O

On the stability of money demand

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Optimisation of techniques for improving the storage of osteochondral allograft tissue

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 13th February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Dr Rachel Oldershaw Dr PI Milner Dr Marie Phelan
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Organisation in the Age of Digital Reproduction

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Prof Mike Zundel
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

P

Police Discretion: an ethnographic study

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Mike Rowe
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Political Marketing: Political Marketing in a Post-Brexit and Post-Trump Era

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Ming Lim
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

R

Regional variation of biomechanical stiffness across the surface of the cornea using a non-contact method

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 8th August 2019
  • Subject area: Engineering

Resource-Based Life Course Pathways to Entrepreneur Earnings

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 15th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Robot chemists for organic synthesis

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

Robotic formulation of solar fuel photocatalysts\n

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences

S

Service user and/or carer informed common therapeutic factors of therapist competence in mental health service delivery

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 31st October 2018
  • Subject area: Social Science and Health

Spatially Resolved Spectroscopy and Imaging at Surfaces and Bio-interfaces

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Sunday 30th June 2019
  • Subject area: Chemical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Prof R Raval
  • Eligibility: Open to EU/UK applicants

Statistical issues for the analysis of add-on epilepsy trials

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 30th November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Stratification of osteoarthritis to improve equine welfare

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Friday 9th November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Suffering Together? The Effects of Suppliers’ Environmental Violations on Buyers’ Performance

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Hugo Lam
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

T

Targeting ageing: Genes and compounds with pro-longevity, health-preserving effects

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Sunday 3rd February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The effect of low protein diet on the development of the musculoskeletal system

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 28th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The genomics of sperm killing gene drive

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Saturday 29th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The Impact of Health Qigong/Tai Chi Exercises on Healthy Living and Healthy Ageing

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 17th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The molecular biology of back pain: identifying determinants of spine health amenable for therapeutic intervention

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Friday 26th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The political consequences of Rationality for Inequality

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 20th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

The role of modified microRNAs in fibrosis during ageing

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd November 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The role of neuromuscular junction (NMJ) degeneration in age-related loss of skeletal muscle mass and function

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 21st February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

The Social Economy

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Thursday 15th August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr A Southern
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

Time, organisations and innovation

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

Tissue Engineering of Functional Cardiac Tissue using a Newly Characterised Cardiac Stem Cell Population

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 13th February 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Translation of Cardiovascular Control Models: Are ‘resistant hypertension’ patients truly drug resistant and does neuronal dysregulation contribute?

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 17th July 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Transnational Production, Global Wealth Chains and Emerging Market Economies

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance

U

Understanding the role of TNFRSF11B polymorphisms in osteoprotegerin bioavailability and bone metabolism

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Wednesday 21st August 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Using electronic health records to improve identification and reporting of adverse drug reactions in veterinary medicine

  • Funding: Funded studentship
  • Application deadline: Tuesday 23rd October 2018
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

Using synthetic biology to develop natural sunscreen compounds from algae

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Saturday 29th June 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences

V

Vascular health in the obese heart: A mechanism for the ‘obesity paradox’ for cardiovascular disease

  • Application deadline: Thursday 1st August 2019
  • Subject area: Biological and Medical Sciences
  • Supervisors: Professor Gregory Lip Dr VS Sprung Dr Alena Shantsila
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide

W

When Social Meets Professional: The Performance Implications of Adopting Social Media in Workplaces

  • Funding: Self-funded project
  • Application deadline: Thursday 22nd August 2019
  • Subject area: Business and Finance
  • Supervisors: Dr Hugo Lam
  • Eligibility: Open to students worldwide