The University College Cork is delighted to offer Fixed Term Whole-Time PhD Studentship in Biochemistry within the School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology. This studentship is available for EU as well as Non-EU students. The PhD project will be for 4 years and will cover fees in addition to a personal stipend of €18,000 per annum plus research expenses.
University College Cork – National University of Ireland, Cork is a constituent university of the National University of Ireland and located in Cork.
If English is not your first language you will need to meet the university’s English language requirements for postgraduate courses.
- Applications Deadline: September 20, 2018
- Course Level: Studentship is available to pursue PhD programme.
- Study Subject: Studentship is awarded in the field of Biochemistry within the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.
- Scholarship Award: Studentship of value at €18,000 per annum + EU Fees will be awarded. Non-EU candidates may apply but they will need to cover extra fees themselves.
- Nationality: This studentship is available for EU as well as Non-EU students.
- Number of Scholarships: One studentship is available.
- Scholarship can be taken in Ireland
Eligibility for the Scholarship
Eligible Countries: This studentship is available for EU as well as Non-EU students.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
The successful candidate must have an MSc or BSc degree in biochemistry, microbiology, analytical chemistry, food science or related discipline. Experience in microbial testing (culture-based and molecular methods) of food and environmental samples, or in food microbial safety, sensors, material chemistry, spectroscopy, is an advantage. The candidate must demonstrate a high motivation; have an academic record of excellence, good writing and communication skills, initiative and ability to work within a multi-disciplinary project team to achieve results.
English Language Requirements: If English is not your first language you will need to meet the university’s English language requirements for postgraduate courses.
How to Apply: Qualified candidates should send their applications with a covering letter with research statement, a CV and names of two academic references – to: Prof. Dmitri B. Papkovsky (d.papkovsky-at-ucc.ie), on or before the September 20, 2018. Early applications are encouraged.