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Fully Funded (Home/EU Rate) PhD Studentship (Fixed Term) - Characterisation and Modelling of Mechanicial Instabilities in Superalloys

Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
Closes: 
Monday, 3 April, 2017

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

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PhD - Cognitive Function and Ageing Studies (CFAS)

Institute of Public Health
Closes: 
Friday, 24 March, 2017

CFAS/Alzheimer's Research UK (ARUK) are offering a fully funded full time PhD studentship for 3 years, commencing 1st October 2017.

The studentship will provide an annual stipend, full home/EU fees and research costs. The studentship will be based at one of the CFAS collaborating universities in the UK. All PhD students will become part of the CFAS Doctoral Training Centre and will be encouraged to actively engage with CFAS investigators and students based at other CFAS centres.

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Fully Funded (Home/EU Rate) PhD Studentship (Fixed Term) - Nikel-Base Superalloys for Additive Manufacturing

Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
Closes: 
Friday, 31 March, 2017

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 4 years in the first instance.

Applications are invited for a PhD studentship investigating the additive manufacturing of nickel based superalloys. The studentship is fully funded for a UK student, will run for 4 years and can start from October 2017. It will be run in close collaboration with Rolls-Royce plc and will be located at the Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy at the University of Cambridge.

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Fully Funded (Home Rate) PhD Studentship (Fixed Term) - Transformation Stability of Superelastic Titanium Alloys

Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy
Closes: 
Friday, 24 March, 2017

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 3 years in the first instance.

Applications are invited for a PhD studentship investigating the transformation stability of superelastic beta titanium alloys under the supervision of Dr Nicholas Jones. The project is being run in close collaboration with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory, with the successful candidate being based in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy at the University of Cambridge.

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Industry + MRes + PhD studentships (2X) at EPSRC Future Infrastructure and Built Environment CDT

Department of Engineering
Closes: 
Friday, 31 March, 2017

We are currently looking to recruit talented students for a unique programme which combines industry experience with cutting edge research in civil engineering, delivered in collaboration with a range of top-tier contractors and consultants at the UK's top ranking Engineering Department. Successful applicants will spend 1 year working with an industry partner, prior to starting a 1 year MRes + 3 year PhD programme at the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Future Infrastructure and Built Environment (FIBE CDT).

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PhD Studentship in Modelling and Development of Additive Manufacture of Metal Alloys

Department of Engineering
Closes: 
Friday, 31 March, 2017

Two PhD projects are available in the Materials Group of the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, co supervised by Dr Graham McShane and Dr Hugh Shercliff. Both projects are for 3.5 years, starting in October 2017.

Applicants should have First class or high Upper Second Bachelors and Masters level qualifications in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering, or Materials Science and Engineering. Some prior knowledge of finite element methods would be an advantage.

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BBSRC iCase 4 Year PhD Studentship

Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute
Closes: 
Friday, 31 March, 2017

Decoding the network logic for resetting pluripotency ¿ Collaborative Stem Cell Research PhD Studentship with Microsoft Research - re-advertised, revised closing date 31st March 2017.

Outline Project Description:

  • Interdisciplinary project at the interface of stem cell research and computational modelling

  • Delineation of network trajectories for cellular reprogramming at single cell resolution

  • Combination of wet lab research with logical modelling

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PhD Research Studentship in Visual prediction in reading in monolingual and bilingual speakers

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
Closes: 
Sunday, 12 March, 2017

Applications are invited for a 4-year PhD studentship (MPhil + PhD) in the Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, as part of the ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership at the University of Cambridge. This studentship is designed for students with interdisciplinary interest in linguistics and psychology/neuroscience and it requires the student to complete the MPhil in Theoretical and Applied Linguistics following an interdisciplinary pathway in the first year of the appointment.

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ESRC Knowledge Exchange Studentship: Individualised Lifelong Learning

Department of Psychology
Closes: 
Friday, 3 March, 2017

Applications are invited for a 4-year ESRC Targeted PhD studentship in the area of Lifelong Learning starting in October 2017 at the Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

The successful candidate will conduct research under the supervision of Prof Zoe Kourtzi at the Adaptive Brain Lab (http://www.abg.psychol.cam.ac.uk) and in collaboration with Dr Jason Rentfrow

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ESRC Interdisciplinary Studentship: Memory and Consumption

Department of Psychology
Closes: 
Friday, 3 March, 2017

Applications are invited for a 4-year ESRC Targeted PhD studentship in the area of Memory and Consumption starting in October 2017 at the Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge.

The successful candidate will conduct research under the supervision of Dr Lucy Cheke at the Cognition and Motivated Behaviour Lab (http://www.camblab.psychol.cam.ac.uk/) and Dr Amy Ahern of the MRC Epidemiology Unit (http://www.mrc-epid.cam.ac.uk/people/amy-ahern/)

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