The project will study molecular mechanisms of bacterial pathogenesis focusing on the human pathogen Staphylococcus aureus.Â S. aureus encodes for a type VII like specialized secretion systems which secrete multiple virulence-associated proteins.
Awards available:Â 1 award available.
Funding Details:Â Fees and maintenance at RCUK Level
Length of Award: 3 years (PhD)
Eligibility: For funding requirements the applicant should be eligible as a UK/EU student
Students are expected to have a 2:1 BSc or a MSc degree (or equivalent) in Life Sciences or related areas. Applicants with prior laboratory experience will be preferred.
Apply directly through PG Admissions (note reference number)
Applications should include a cover letter (including a statement of career intentions), CV and details of two academic referees.
For further information please visit: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/med/study/researchdegrees/fs/wmsbasedfundedphdstudentships
Deadline:Â 31 March 2014