PhD Scholarship Opportunity - Discovery and translation of evidence for new strategies to combat cardiovascular 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 for the role.
- Applicants should be Australian citizens or permanent residents.
- Applicants should have a Masters degree in Public Health or Medicine.
- Enrolled in a PhD at the University of Sydney
The scholarship stipend is between $35,568 per annum to $40,738 per annum, (inclusive of allowances). The amount will be dependent on applicant’s qualifications.
For further information, please contact Peter Dolnik on (02) 8052 4369 or via email: email@example.com. 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 should be submitted via the following link: http://thegeorgeinstitute.recruitmenthub.com.au/Vacancies/2778857/title/PhD-Scholarship-in-Discovery-and-translation-of-evidence-for-new-strategies-to-combat-cardiovascular-diseases-
Type of career: Postgraduate opportunities
Application close date: 20/05/2016