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Leeds Liverpool Newcastle Sheffield

MRC DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership

Discovery Medicine North

Application overview

Thank you for your interest in DiMeN DTP PhD studentships.

Applications for October 2018 entry have now closed.  

For those who have submitted an application:

What happens next?

Academic members of the DiMeN Management Board are currently reviewing your application. They will use the two supporting statements you have provided, educational background and relevant research employment experience to score all candidates. You will be notified if you have been successfully shortlisted for the interview stage on, or shortly after, the 4th June.

Panel interviews will take place on the 18th June 2018 at the University of Leeds. You are expected to arrange a meeting or Skype call with your potential primary supervisor before the interview date. They will supply the panel with feedback regarding your suitability for the PhD project and this is your opportunity to find out project specific details.

If successful at the interview stage, you will be recommended for a PhD position.  Student who rank highest after the interviews will be offered their first choice of project.

Any queries, please contact the DiMeN DTP manager Dr Emily Goodall (dimen.dtp@sheffield.ac.uk).

 

Programme benefits

  • A breadth of training opportunities from single molecules to the patient
  • 24 fully funded studentships each year
  • Cutting edge technologies and state-of the-art facilities to deliver world-class results