Hunter Melanoma Foundation PhD Scholarship, The University of Newcastle.

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Hunter Melanoma Foundation PhD Scholarship
Scholarship Description

The University of Newcastle invites applications for a 3-year, full-time PhD scholarship funded by the Hunter Melanoma Foundation. The successful applicant will be supervised by Dr Nikola Bowden, who is a Research Fellow with the Hunter Medical Research Institute Information Based Medicine and Cancer Research Programs. Dr Bowden’s research investigates the role of DNA repair in melanoma development after excessive sun exposure and in melanoma drug resistance. The goal of our research is to achieve better diagnosis and treatment of melanoma. The successful applicant will be supported by a scholarship for three years of $25,000 per year, with the option to extend by 6 months.

Reference Number: 5701
Study Subject: Melanoma Research
Web Address: http://www.newcastle.edu.au/students/research-higher-degree/
Provided By: Faculty of Health, The University of Newcastle
To be undertaken at:The University of Newcastle.
Level: Post Graduate (Research)

Availability

This scholarship is offered once only to one person. Open for applications from January 1, 2012 until June 30, 2012.


Payment Information

The value of this scholarship is AUD25000 (per annum). This award is to be used for living expenses and fees. This scholarship is paid fortnightly for the period of up to 3 and a half years.


Research Information

This scholarship is for one of the following fields of research: Medical physiology, Medicine - general, Other medical and health sciences or Public health and health services. It is required that your study starts no earlier than January 1, 2012 and no later than August 31, 2012.


Eligibility

This scholarship is for study in Australia for those who have achieved Honours 1 or equivalent, or outstanding academic results.


Application Details

To apply for this scholarship you must refer to scholarship description. You can download a PDF with more information about the scholarship here. Terms and conditions are subject to change. Always confirm details with scholarship provider before applying.

    Main Contact
Dr Nikola Bowden (Project Supervisor)
University of Newcastle
Phone: +612 49855893
Fax: +612 49855895
Email: nikola.bowden@newcastle.edu.au
Address:
School of Biomedical Science & Pharmacy
University of Newcastle
University Dr
Callaghan
NSW, Australia
2308

    Main Contact
The Office of Graduate Studies
University of Newcastle
Phone: (02) 4921 6537
Fax: (02) 4921 6908
Email: ResearchScholarships@newcastle.edu.au
Address:
The Chancellery
University of Newcastle
Callaghan
NSW, Australia
2308


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