PhD Scholarship in Discovery and Translation of Evidence for New Strategies to Combat Cardiometabolic Diseases
A one year postgraduate scholarship is available for a suitably qualified student to undertake research studies as part of their PhD degree. The scholarship is only available to full-time students.
Proposed projects must fit within the broad sphere of study of the Institute's current National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Program Grant. The research done within this program will provide evidence about new methods of cardiovascular, neurological and renal disease risk assessment, prevention and treatment that will be relevant for millions of Australian patients and tens of millions worldwide. Positive results from this clinical research are expected to bring about rapid changes in clinical guidelines, public health initiatives and health service delivery. Further information about the program of research and its lead investigators must be obtained from the contact person listed below.
This scholarship is for a period of 1 year but may be extended following satisfactory progress and/or funding availability.
- Applicants should be Australian citizens or permanent residents.
- Applicants should have a Masters degree in Public Health or Medicine.
- Enrolled, or willing to enrol in a PhD at the University of New South Wales
The scholarship is valued at $45,000 per annum, (inclusive of allowances). The amount will be dependent on applicant's qualifications.
To apply, click on the following link: https://thegeorgeinstitute.recruitmenthub.com.au/applyjob/3545321
Applications should include a cover letter, current CV, copy of academic transcripts, proof of citizenship or permanent residency, and the names and contact details of at least two referees.
Applications close 19 June 2017
Type of career: Postgraduate opportunities
Application close date: 08/07/2017