The Centre for Asthma and Respiratory Diseases focuses on understanding the cellular and molecular processes that are associated with the development and progression of respiratory diseases, such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

Priority Research Centre for
ASTHMA AND RESPIRATORY DISEASES
Centre for Asthma and Respiratory Diseases

PhD and Masters Opportunities

The Centre for Asthma and Respiritory Diseases welcomes applications from prospective Masters and PhD students.

To be considered, you will need to have achieved excellent results in your undergraduate studies and satisfy the University's English proficiency requirement (IELTS of at least 6.5).

To express your interest, please email your CV together with copies of your undergraduate transcripts and a brief statement of your research interests to Deborah.Hall@newcastle.edu.au

Current Supervision Opportunities

PhD Scholarship - Asthma Management for Pregnant Women

PhD Scholarship - Asthma Management for Pregnant Women

Closing date: 28 February 2015

A scholarship is available for a student to undertake a PhD assessing acceptability and feasibility of a novel asthma management approach for pregnant women in the antenatal clinic under the supervision of Dr Vanessa Murphy.


PhD Scholarship - Role of mechanical forces in asthma pathogenesis

PhD Scholarship - Role of mechanical forces in asthma pathogenesis

Closing date: Ongoing

Applications are open for a PhD scholarship at the University of Newcastle. As the successful applicant you will undertake your doctoral studies in the Priority Research Centre for Asthma and Respiratory Disease at the Hunter Medical Research Institute in Newcastle.




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