EASTBIO Doctoral Training Partnership

EASTBIO is the East of Scotland BioScience Doctoral Training Partnership. We are funded by the BBSRC and supported in our work by the Scottish Universities Life Sciences Alliance.

EASTBIO group photo - Dundee, 3 October 2018 (Induction Day)

We offer an excellent programme of collaborative training for PhD students in Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh and St Andrews, four of the UK’s leading research intensive universities. We also host summer research experience placements for undergraduates.

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2019 Recruitment 

EASTBIO DTP invites applications for 1 additional PhD CASE studentship in the University of Edinburgh (CMVM) for a start in autumn 2019. Check here for available projects and here for information about how to apply.

Closing day for applications: 1 April 2019


EASTBIO Annual Symposium 2019

The seventh EASTBIO Annual Symposium, on Bioscience research, will be held in Dundee, Dalhouise Building, on 13-14 June 2019. We have begun planning the programme with our second-year student reps and we hope to publicise further information here shortly. Online registration details to be confirmed by EASTBIO shortly.

The 2018 EASTBIO Symposium on the Industrial impact of biosciences was held in Edinburgh central campus, 11- 12 June.

The EASTBIO Management Group extends warm thanks to second-year EASTBIO student reps (among them, Rosie and Zan, pictured above) for their ideas and drive in delivering another successful industry-focus symposium.

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