Insigneo project open for applications via China Scholarship Council scheme

Insigneo project open for applications via China Scholarship Council scheme

China Scholarship Council awards cover overseas fees and stipend at RCUK rates for three years. Insigneo members Dr Alisdair McNeil and Dr Claudia Mazzà are looking to recruit a PhD via this scheme for a project titled ‘Identifying people in the earliest stages of Parkinsons disease by studying a genetically predisposed group’.

China Scholarship Council awards are open to Chinese citizens wishing to study in the UK. Candidates must have a first or upper second class honors degree or significant research experience.

How to apply

Applications for this scheme open in mid-October and will be available through the online postgraduate application system by ticking the ‘China Scholarship Council’ box.

Deadline: Midday 1st February 2017

Supervisors: Dr Alisdair McNeill

Enquiries:

Interested candidates should in the first instance contact Dr Alisdair McNeill Tel: +44 (0)114 22 22267 Email: a.mcneill@sheffield.ac.uk

For more information please visit the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Graduate School website.