Identifying Biomarkers and Understanding the Causes of Neurodegenerative Diseases

University of Huddersfield

Centre for Biomarker Research

Project Description

Self-funded students are welcome to apply all year round on a project that looks to identify biomarkers of neurodegenerative diseases with the purpose of developing disease markers to help predict/detect disease, understand the underlying mechanisms of then disease and identify novel targets for drug development to treat the disease.

Funding Information

This is a self-funded project.

Eligibility Requirements

The successful applicant will be aware of the expectations required to be a career scientist including a strong work ethic, highly ambitious, excellent communication skills and a commitment to the research project.

Application Process

To apply, please send an email outlining your motivation and experience to the supervisor ([email protected]) including a CV (and degree transcripts), the names of two referees and information regarding your funding.

To apply for this PhD, please email

Before sending your email, please double check you have followed all guidelines in this listing and have included a reference number if asked to do so.