PhD and job opportunities

Here we give an overview of opportunities within the group. If you have a general enquiry about studying or working in the group please get in contact with the group leader Dr Richard Sear.

Past students and postdocs have gone to work in academia, applied-science research jobs, and related jobs such as in data science.


Developing a model virus system to better understand airborne transmission of COVID-19

Funding information:
This project is for a student with a UK nationality, EU settled, pre-settled status or indefinite leave to remain. The student will be covered with a full tuition fee and a stipend of £19,062 per year.

Coatings of anammox bacteria for nitrogen removal from contaminated water

Funding information:
UKRI stipend plus an additional £3,000 per annum; payment of tuition fees (for students with UK, EU settled, or pre-settled status), £3,000 Research training Support Grant.

Apply for a PhD

For information about doing a PhD here, click on the course below. Before you apply, we suggest it is best to contact an academic, to see if there is funding and if they are willing to supervise you.