Tag: Scholarship

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients (PhD Scholarship)

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30034 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 4th September 2018 Expanding on the title, above, in this proposed project the student will: (1) work with nurses and patients to investigate how lung cancer (LC) nurses… Read more »

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials (MRes Scholarship)

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials Bangor University and the Biocomposites Centre Project ID: BUK2160 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 14/09/18 Project Description : We are looking for a graduate with experience in materials science and an interest in electronics to work on an exciting and industry relevant project whilst gaining a… Read more »

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. (PhD Scholarship)

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. North West Cancer Research Institute, School of Medical Sciences, Bangor University. Project ID: BUK2173 Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 16th September 2018 Project Description The process of oncogenesis is associated with… Read more »

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat (PhD Scholarship)

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30027 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 5th September 2018 In vitro cultured meat has the potential to provide an opportunity for UK agriculture to improve meat production and so, is a key technology… Read more »

Food safety and cleaning optimisation behaviours in the food industry: development and evaluation of an intervention package (PhD Scholarship)

Food safety and cleaning optimisation behaviours in the food industry: development and evaluation of an intervention package. Cardiff Metropolitan University Project ID: CMK231 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 24 August 2018 Project Team: Dr Elizabeth Redmond, Food Industry Centre, Senior Research Fellow (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Ellen Evans, Food Industry Centre, Junior Research Fellow (Academic Supervisor) Kay Tonkin, The Authentic Curry… Read more »

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data (PhD Scholarship)

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30035 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 22nd August 2018 Noise pollution is the second highest risk to public health after air pollution[1].  This project will investigate the application of machine learning algorithms to extract additional value from audio and associated data recorded from NoiseApp. … Read more »

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images (MPhil Scholarship)

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images Aberystwyth University, Information Studies Project ID: AUM30005 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: Friday 17th August 2018 The purpose of this research project is to review and identify best practice in metadata systems for sound and moving images in order to secure future access to… Read more »

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment (MRes Scholarship)

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment University of South Wales Project ID: 21101 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 27 August 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study a digital human modeling which could lead to entirely new approaches in postural assessment and visualisation in rehabilitation engineering. This is a funded MRes, including… Read more »

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review  (MRes Scholarship)

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review Bangor University, School of Healthcare Sciences, College of Human Sciences Project ID: BUK2151 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months Application Deadline:  18th September 2018 Project Description: This project presents an exciting… Read more »