Opportunities

Fellowships:

We are keen to attract and host outstanding researchers who either hold, or wish to apply for Independent Research Fellowships. Please make contact with the relevant theme champion about your proposed area of research and to discuss your proposals at any stage.

The University of Nottingham has a central list of external fellowship funders,

http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/fellowships/external-fellowships/index.aspx

including Marie Curie individual fellowships

http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/fellowships/marie-curie-individual-fellowships/marie-curie-individual-fellowships.aspx

The University also has its own fellowship schemes

http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/fellowships/index.aspx

The University of Nottingham 2015 Visiting Fellowship Scheme, which enables researchers from outside the EU to come to Nottingham for three months, has now closed.

http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/internationaloffice/2015-visiting-fellowships.aspx

 

 

PhD studentships:

In collaboration with the University of Adelaide we have 4 PhD studentships available:

Visualisation and Analysis of Combined Shoot and Root Phenotyping Data. Supervisors: Tony Pridmore and Darren Wells (UoN) and Bettina Berger (UoA)
Primary University where the student will be based: University of Nottingham, UK

Functional Analysis of Genes Controlling Barley Inflorescence and Flower Development During Abiotic Stress. Supervisors:Zoe Wilson (UoN) with Dabing Zhang, Matthew Tucker and Gang Li  (UoA)
Primary University where the student will be based: University of Nottingham, UK

Defining the Role of Cellulose-synthase-like Genes in Barley Root Development. Supervisors: Vincent Bulone and Matthew Tucker (UoA) with Malcolm Bennett and Leah Band (UoN)
Primary University where the student will be based: University of Adelaide, Aus

Manipulating the Soil Microbiome for Improved Plant Response to Nitrogen and Drought Stress. Supervisors: Tim Cavagnaro and Dr Ron Smernik (UoA) with Sacha Mooney and Amanda Rasmussen  (UoN)
Primary University where the student will be based: University of Adelaide, Aus

 

There are a number of scholarship schemes available to support international students who wish to undertake a PhD with CPIB. More information is available on the University of Nottingham international students pages.