At the heart of the CRUK Imperial Centre's convergence research strategy is a unique initiative to train the next generation of Convergence Scientists.
We’re searching for the brightest minds in cancer research. Applications for our cross-institutional PhD studentships are now open.
The ICR and Imperial College London are pleased to announce that funding will be available for non-clinical Convergence Science PhD studentships. This PhD programme aims to provide training for the next generation of non-clinical multidisciplinary convergence scientists. Studentships will be for four years commencing in October 2019.
To apply for these PhDs you should be a graduate or final year undergraduate and hold or expect to gain a first or upper second class honours degree or equivalent,
Successful candidates will undertake a four-year research training programme under the guidance of a supervisory team of world-class researchers, starting in October 2019. Projects and their supervisors are listed below. Students receive an annual stipend, currently £21,000 per annum, and project costs paid for the four-year duration. The funding covers course fees at the Home/EU rates (funding for overseas fees is not provided).
Four cross-institutional PhD projects are listed below. All are jointly supervised by the ICR and Imperial College, London supervisors. You can find details of how to apply at the end of the project list.