Research Vacancies

Funded PhD studentships 

1. Exploring the role of microbiota and metabolic interactions in the development of liver and pancreatic cancers

 A 4 year studentship is available to complete a Ph.D. in the laboratory of Dr. David Hughes.  See here for further details.  Closing date for applications Sunday 12th July 2020.


2. Combining chemical and biological catalysis to convert the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide to a biodegradable plastic 

The successful candidate will be enrolled in a 4-year structure PhD programme in School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science at UCD but will spend the first two years at TCD working on the chemistry and purification aspects of the project before moving to UCD to work on the biotechnological aspects.

Closing date for applications Wednesday 15th July 2020, further details here:

 Phd Position BiOrbic TCD & UCD