Applications are invited from committed individuals wishing to do basic, translational or clinical research for the benefit of child health, and who expect to graduate with a UK 1st class or upper 2nd class honours degree or equivalent from abroad
Child Health Research PhD Studentships 2019/20, - Ref:1755207 Click here to go back to search results UCL Department / Division UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health Location of position London Duration of Studentship 3 years Stipend ?16,777 per annum Vacancy Information Applications are invited from committed individuals wishing to do basic, translational or clinical research for the benefit of child health, and who expect to graduate with a UK 1st class or upper 2nd class honours degree or equivalent from abroad. The UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (ICH) is a division of the UCL Faculty of Population Health Sciences. Together with its partner, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust, ICH forms the largest concentration of children?s health research in Europe. The great strength of UCL's research was reaffirmed in REF 2014. Institute of Child Health (ICH) was part of a UCL return to the Clinical Medicine sub-panel 1, and Public Health, Health Services and Primary Care sub-panel 2 (Main Panel A). In both sub-panels, 80% of UCL's research was rated as either world-leading or internationally excellent. In assessment of research power, UCL?s performance was top in the UK for sub-panel 1 and was second in the UK for sub-panel 2. The NIHR Great Ormond Street Hospital Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), which supports experimental medicine research for children and young people at ICH/GOSH, recently secured ?37 million to take it into its third term, running to March 2022. The Institute is committed to high quality postgraduate education and has a strong track record of training and support for its postgraduates. A high level of interaction exists across the Institute between basic scientists, clinicians and population health scientists. The Institute is offering a number of research studentships for the academic year 2019-20, supported by the Child Health Research PhD Programme. Applicants selected for funding will be able to choose from the following a range of projects: ? Project Portfolio For information about the projects and how to apply, please refer to the Child Health Research PhD studentship advert on the ICH website: www.ucl.ac.uk/child-health/study/funding-and-bursaries/postgraduate-research-funding/child-health-research-phd-studentships You are asked to read the application instructions carefully. Please note, applications that are submitted without following the correct procedure may not be considered. Further information about ICH can be found on our home page, www.ucl.ac.uk/child-health/ You may also be interested in attending the ICH Open Day on 7th November 2018 from 1.30pm onwards. There will be an opportunity to discuss research opportunities, tour the Institute and view a display of posters by PhD students that demonstrates the range of ICH research. You will also have an opportunity to attend a Guest Lecture to be given by Professor Rick Livesey, Professor of Stem Cell Biology, Developmental Biology & Cancer, UCL GOS Institute of Child Health. Eligibility The PhD Programme in Child Health Research will fully fund UK/EU students. Non-UK/EU students receive the normal stipend, and the UK/EU component of their fees is paid, but they must pay the extra overseas fees themselves. Contact name Stella Fusco Contact details ICH.Chratapps@ucl.ac.uk UCL Taking Action for Equality Closing Date 28 Nov 2018 Latest time for the submission of applications 23.59 Interview date Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th March 2019 Studentship Start Date October 2019
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