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Title Primary Supervisor Application Deadline Funding Type Subject Area
The role of self-stigma in developmental stuttering: a cross-cultural perspective (McAllister_U16SF1) Dr Jan McAllister 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Behavioural, emotional and social difficulties in children with developmental speech and language difficulties (McAllister_U16SF2) Dr Jan McAllister 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Faculty of Science International PhD Scholarships 15 Nov 2016 Funded Studentship
Reducing the risk of emerging gastrointestinal infections – (Hunter_U16FMH) Prof Paul R. Hunter 17 Aug 2016 Funded Studentship
How brief can brief interventions to promote physical activity be? The impact of intervention duration and frequency on effectiveness. (Hardeman_U16SF) Prof Wendy Hardeman 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Neuro-biomechanics of motor recovery after stroke in response to rehabilitation – (Pomeroy_U16SF) Prof Valerie Pomeroy 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Molecular ecology of isoprene degrading bacteria: a missing link in the global isoprene cycle (MURRELL_U16ERC2) Prof Colin Murrell 31 Oct 2016 Funded Studentship
Novel biological mechanisms for the degradation of isoprene: a much neglected climate-active gas (MURRELL_U16ERC1) Prof Colin Murrell 31 Oct 2016 Funded Studentship
Improving our response to complex public health emergencies (Hunter_U16HPRU) Paul R. Hunter 02 Aug 2016 Funded Studentship
Norwich Business School PhD Studentship 15 Aug 2016 Funded Studentship
Diffusion of low carbon innovations (WILSON_U16ERC2) Dr Charlie Wilson 31 Jul 2016 Funded Studentship
Decoding stress-induced calcium signals in plants (MILLER_U17SF) Dr Ben Miller 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Financial stress and university students’ wellbeing (Panagiotaki_U16SF1) Dr Georgia Panagiotaki 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
The development of children’s reasoning about evolution and death: the influence of parent-child discourse (Panagiotaki_U16SF2) Dr Georgia Panagiotaki 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Intestinal Epithelial Cell Death and Barrier Function (Watson_U16SF) Professor Alastair Watson 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
The brain-gut axis and its impact on dementia symptomology (Hornberger_U16SF1) Prof Michael Hornberger 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Virtual reality to detect and manage behavioural symptoms in dementia (Hornberger_U16SF2) Prof Michael Hornberger 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Research evidence and the control of non-communicable diseases in low and middle income countries (Song_U16SF2) Prof Fujian Song 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Evidence synthesis methods – mixed treatment comparison and network meta-analysis (Song_U16SF1) Prof Fujian Song 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Structural and biochemical characterisation of the proteasome of Trypanosoma congolense (Steverding_U16SF4) Dr Dietmar Steverding 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Identification of iron responsive elements and iron regulatory proteins involved in the iron-dependent regulation of the transferrin receptor of Trypanosoma brucei (Steverding_U16SF2) Dr Dietmar Steverding 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Cloning and expression of topoisomerase genes from Trypanosoma brucei (Steverding_U16SF1) Dr Dietmar Steverding 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Identification of the Trypanosoma brucei transferrin receptor-recognition site of transferrin (Steverding_U16SF3) Dr Dietmar Steverding 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Living with Fracture: A mixed-method study to understand the impact of upper limb fragility fracture on older women and their lifestyle decisions in relation to physical activity and exercise. (Salter_U16SF) Dr Charlotte Salter 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Understanding the environmental determinants of health (Jones_U16SF) Prof Andy Jones 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Understanding how nutrition and lifestyle impacts on the risks for sarcopenia and frailty (Welch_U16SF) Dr Ailsa Welch 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Do dietary flavonoids reduce cardiovascular disease risk? (Cassidy_U16SF) Prof Aedin Cassidy 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Effects of Reduced Meat Intake and Higher Consumption of Plant Foods on Mineral Nutrition (Fairweather-Tait_U16SF) Prof Fairweather-Tait 31 Dec 2016 PGR Opportunity
The Impact of Nutrition and APOE Genotype on Cognition and Cerebrovascular and Neuronal Function (Minihane_U16SF) Prof Anne Minihane 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
 PhD opportunities in Pharmacy for self-funding and international students 31 Dec 2019 PGR Opportunity
 PhD opportunities in Mathematics for self-funding and international students 31 Dec 2019 PGR Opportunity
 PhD opportunities in Environmental Sciences for self-funding and international students 01 Jan 2020 PGR Opportunity
 PhD opportunities in Computing Sciences for self-funding and international students 01 Jan 2020 PGR Opportunity
 PhD opportunities in Chemistry for self-funding and international students 01 Jan 2020 PGR Opportunity
PhD opportunities in Biological Sciences for self-funding and international students Dr Gabriella Kelemen (PGR Director) 01 Jan 2020 PGR Opportunity