The Centre for Bioinformatics, Biomarker Discovery and Information-Based Medicine is committed to shortening the process of obtaining novel discoveries to achieve distinctively better outcomes in clinical practice and translational individualised medicine

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PhD and Masters Opportunities

CIBM welcomes applications from prospective PhD and Research Masters students.

To be considered, you will need to have achieved excellent results in your undergraduate studies; have a background in at least one of the following areas: computer science, mathematics, and statistics (molecular or cell biology would also be desirable); and satisfy the University's English proficiency requirement (IELTS of at least 6.5).

The main thematic area involves discovering the genetic and molecular causes of human neurodegenerative diseases, cancer, and other diseases through effective use of novel high-throughput technologies (such as microarrays, genome-wide analysis, proteomics profiles, etc).

Current Supervision Opportunities

7 Faculty of Health and Medicine PhD or Research Masters Scholarships

7 Faculty of Health and Medicine PhD or Research Masters Scholarships

Closing date: 15 June 2015

The Faculty of Health and Medicine have 7 full scholarships on offer for high quality PhD or Research Masters candidates to study on a full-time or part-time basis in 2015.

PhD Scholarship in Error Correction Coding

PhD Scholarship in Error Correction Coding

Closing date: 30 June 2015

A PhD scholarship is available to conduct research on forward error correction coding for quantum key distribution systems under the supervision of Associate Professor Sarah Johnson.

Externally funded scholarships

Information about externally funded scholarships can be found on the PhD and Research Masters scholarships page

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