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. 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.

 EASTBIO has additional projects for PhD studentships with a start for 2017-18. Browse the available projects here.

The closing date for applications is the 18th April 2017.

On how to apply, see here.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview in Dundee. The interviews will be held on 15th-16th May (TBC).


EASTBIO invites applications for Research Experience Placements for the summer 2017

If you are an undergraduate looking for opportunities to gain some research experience this summer, look at our BBSRC-funded REP scheme here. For the flyer, click on the image on the right.

Deadline for applications 31 March 2017.


EASTBIO final-year students at 2016 Environment YES competition

Read Sarah Heath's report on the grand experience four final-year EASTBIO students had at the Environment YES competition in the last months of 2016. A nice early exposure to the topic of this year's EASTBIO Annual Symposium, impact - programming details of which soon to follow!

EASTBIO Annual Symposium, University of St Andrews, 13-14 June 2016

Group photo  (St Andrews, 13 June 2016)

Massive thanks to all who have helped make the EASTBIO Annual Symposium 2016 a rewarding experience, especially our student reps.

Looking forward to seeing everyone at our next Symposium on 'Societal Impact'. It will take place at the King's College Conference Centre, Aberdeen on Monday the 12 June 2017.

Students and supervisors can register via this link. Help us be signing up promptly and no later than 1 March 2017.

Details soon to be published here.



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