BBSRC-funded PhD studentship available in our lab

Capturing how Hsp90 prevents the formation of cell-disruptive toxic amyloid species by Cryo-EM in a C. elegans model for Alzheimer’s Disease

BBSRC White Rose Mechanistic Biology DTP 4 year studentship.

Please follow this link to apply:

Studentships covers UK/EU fees and stipend (c.£14,553) for 4 years to start in Oct 2018. Applicants should have/be expecting at least a 2.1 Hons. degree in a relevant subject. EU candidates require 3 years of UK residency in order to receive full studentship. 


PhD and MSc students and international students


We are always looking for highly motivated candidates with a passion and curiosity for science. If you want to join our research group and discuss possbilities you are welcome to contact us.

International students are  very welcome and encouraged to apply!

Due to funding regulations, most non-UK/EU PhD student applicants would have to seek funding from their home countries or self-fund.

The University of Leeds regularly offers funding opportunities, please check this

website for more information and application:


For informal enquiries please contact: