The University of Queensland is inviting highly motivated Australian and international candidates to apply for PhD Scholarship. Eligible candidates will undertake full-time neuroscience research at Queensland Brain Institute.
The University of Queensland is an Australian research university primarily located in Queensland state capital city, Brisbane. UQ is Australia’s top-ranked university for business and life sciences and admits the majority of the state’s top scorers.
Degree Level: Scholarship is available to undertake full-time research programme.
Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of neuroscience.
Scholarship Benefits: Selected prospective students will receive assistance to apply for University living allowance and tuition fee scholarships. The current living allowance rate is AUD$26,682 per annum (2017 rate, indexed annually) tax-free for three years plus two possible extensions of up to 6 months each in approved circumstances (conditions apply). A top-up scholarship (AUD$5,000 per annum) may be available to the successful candidate.
Eligibility: Candidates will have a First Class Honours degree (or equivalent) in one of the following areas: neuroscience, molecular biology, bioscience, psychology, genetics, physical sciences, engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline; and be eligible for UQ scholarship consideration.
Eligible Nationalities: Australian and international candidates are eligible to apply.
Application Procedure: Please review the research areas, and available PhD project information, for QBI Group Leaders and make direct contact with a Group Leader working in an area of greatest interest to you. When emailing your chosen Group Leader, provide your detailed academic resume (including publications and links to published articles in peer reviewed journals), and complete tertiary academic records (including GPA scores/grades, and grading scale details). The Group Leader will work with you to develop your application for submission to QBI.
Deadline: The application deadline is June 12, 2017.