PhD opportunities

A list of all the current research degree opportunities

MRC DTP and CASE

This programme is jointly launched by the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (Foto-Cewek) and Lancaster University (LU) and offers fully-funded PhD studentships The call for applications for the 2018-19 round of studentships is now OPEN. Apply here

Self funded
Self-funded PhD projects are always available within our research groups and divisions. Some of the projects below are examples of self funding opportunities for study. For more information on applying for research degrees click here.

PhD opportunities

Project Title Primary Supervisor Research in Medecine department Application type Closing date
Pneumococcal carriage and malnutrition Professor Daniela Ferreira Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Molecular and Phenotypic Monitoring of Anthelmintic Drug Resistance in Human Helminthiases Professor Russell Stothard Parasitology MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Exploiting gut symbionts to deliver dsRNA to inhibit arboviruses in Aedes mosquitoes. Professor Martin James Donnelly Vector biology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Developing and evaluating next generation diagnostic strategies to Improve HIV testing among infants in resource limited settings (DETECT) Dr Angela Obasi Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Exposure to air pollution and non-communicable lung diseases in Nigeria Professor Graham Devereux Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP, Overseas/Offsite 20 July 2018
Transcriptional modulation of host endothelium by PfEMP1 variants Professor Alister Craig Parasitology MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Investigating promising malaria chemoprevention strategies for HIV-infected women in sub-Saharan Africa Professor Feiko ter Kuile Clinical Sciences MRC CASE, Overseas/Offsite 20 July 2018
Characterisation of antibody function and B cell repertoire induced by typhoid conjugate vaccine and natural infection of Salmonella Typhi in Malawian children and adults Professor Daniela Ferreira Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Using functional genomics to design new public health insecticides Professor Martin James Donnelly Vector biology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
How do insects that transmit tropical diseases metabolise and resist insecticides? Dr Mark Paine Vector biology MRC CASE 20 July 2018
New generation insecticides: investigating mosquito metabolism for early identification of resistance genes. Dr Mark Paine Vector biology Self-funded
Oxygen therapy in acutely unwell adults in low resource settings Dr Jamie Rylance Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP, Overseas/Offsite 20 July 2018
Modulating the gut microbiome in low birthweight (LBW) infants to prevent neonatal sepsis and anti-microbial resistance Professor Stephen Allen Clinical Sciences Self-funded
Quantifying the dispersal capacity of Anopheline vectors in an area of heterogeneous malaria transmission Dr Christopher Jones Vector biology Self-funded
Characterisation of benzimidazole chemotypes with improved activity against whipworm infection Dr Joseph Turner Parasitology MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Drug target identification in the obligate intracellular bacterium, Wolbachia: a chemical proteomic route to discovering novel antibacterial targets Professor Mark Taylor Parasitology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
How do insects that transmit tropical diseases metabolise and resist insecticides? Dr Mark Paine Vector biology MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Target Identification of the AWOL based Macrofilaricide Drug Candidate AWZ1066 Professor Stephen Ward Parasitology Self-funded
Establishing portable measures of vaccine efficacy Dr Gabriela Gomes Clinical Sciences Self-funded
Role of antennal P450s in mosquito mating and insecticide resistance Dr Gareth J. Lycett Vector biology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
The role of the IgM receptor FcmuR in malaria Dr Britta Urban, Professor Richard J. Pleass Parasitology MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Parasite development in the mosquito host: New Tools and Treatments Professor Giancarlo Biagini Parasitology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Pharmacodynamics of Intracellular Pathogens for the optimization and/or development of new treatments Professor Giancarlo Biagini Parasitology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Developing surveillance frameworks for NTD ‘end games’: Integrating micro-mapping and point-of-care diagnostics for schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis Professor Russell Stothard Parasitology MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Tetracyclines as anti-morbidity drugs for lymphatic filariasis Dr Joseph Turner, Professor Mark Taylor Parasitology MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Development of general wellbeing scale – applied among tuberculosis patients in rural Malawi Professor Louis Niessen Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Wellbeing and catastrophic health expenditure in Bangladesh Professor Louis Niessen Clinical Sciences Self-funded
Computational systems biology for pneumonia vaccine development using human challenge models Professor Daniela Ferreira Clinical Sciences MRC/DTP, Overseas/Offsite 20 July 2018
Methodological optimisation for detection of extended spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL) producing organisms for determining abundance and transfer potential. Dr Nicholas Feasey Clinical Sciences Self-funded
A data science approach for maternal health Dr Barbara Madaj International public health MRC/DTP 20 July 2018
Optimising antibiotic treatment regimens by understanding epistasis of multidrug resistance. Dr Adam Roberts Parasitology MRC/DTP, MRC CASE 20 July 2018
Developing a snakebite Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) clinical tool for sub-Saharan Africa Professor Robert Harrison Parasitology Self-funded
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