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Address: School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University College Dublin (UCD), Belfield, Dublin 4 D04 V1W8, Ireland.

Funded PhD Studentship at UCD, Ireland

A fully-funded PhD position is available in the Developmental Biomechanics group in UCD, Ireland. The project will explore the role of mechanical loading on development of postnatal articular cartilage. Further details are available here. If you have a bioengineering, veterinary background (or another closely related area), and an interest in cartilage matrix, please send your CV to Prof Nowlan, with a cover letter outlining your experience and motivation for the position. The PhD- to start either in 2021 or 2022- is funded for four years, and candidates can be of any nationality.

Other Opportunities

We are keen to welcome excellent prospective postdoctoral researchers and PhD students to the Developmental Biomechanics group. A range of competitive funding opportunities for talented early career researchers are available at UCD, including schemes aimed at PhD students and at postdoctoral researchers. If you are interested in applying for a studentship or fellowship, please email Prof Nowlan in the first instance with your CV.