Institute/School Scholarships

Scholarships available within the Faculty of Medicine and Health:

School of Psychology:

Understanding human control of skilled actions - Professor Richard Wilkie, Dr Callum Mole, Dr Oscar Giles, Dr Gustav Markkula - Application closing date Friday 23 March 2018

Leeds Institute of Cancer and Pathology:

Understanding how cytosolic kinases regulate T-cell receptor signalling using multi-scale simulations - Dr Antreas Kalli, Professor Graham Cook - Application accepted all year round

Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine:

Development of a T-cell subset phenotyping, ready-to-use, flow cytometry kit for patients with rheumatoid arthritis - Dr Frederique Ponchel, Professor Paul Emery

Characterisation of a pre-osteoblast subset of human mesenchymal stem cells: implications for novel osteoarthritis and osteoporosis treatment development - Dr Elena Jones, Professor Dennis McGonagle - Applications accepted all year round

11β-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1: a novel target to improve wound healing in diabetes - Dr Ana Tiganescu - Applications accepted all year round

Pre-receptor regulation of glucocorticoid target genes in human skin - Dr Ana Tiganescu, Professor Ann Morgan - Applications accepted all year round

Leeds Institute of Biomedical and Clinical Sciences:

Primary Immunodeficiencies: molecular genetics and the underlying biological mechanisms of disease - Dr Rashida Anwar, Dr Sinisa Savic - Applications accepted all year round

Using massively-paralleled sequencing to find the cause of inherited conditions that affect the front of the eye - Dr Manir Ali, Professor Chris Inglehearn - Applications accepted all year round

Identification and functional characterisation of BRIT1/MCPH1 synthetic lethal genes to treat breast and ovarian cancer - Dr Sandra Bell, Professor Colin Johnson - Applications accepted all year round

Pre-clinical testing of new therapeutic treatments for cystic kidney disease - Dr Sandra Bell, Professor Colin Johnson - Applications accepted all year round

How human teeth form and how that process fails in the inherited condition amelogenesis imperfect - Professor Chris Inglehearn - Applications accepted all year round

Genome and transcriptome sequencing and functional analysis to find new mutation types in patients with inherited blindness - Professor Chris Inglehearn - Applications accepted all year round