St George’s, University of London and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine have formed the London Intercollegiate Doctoral Training Partnership, which is funded by the Medical Research Council. 

The partnership, to be known as MRC LID, brings together two outstanding specialist schools to provide integrated skills training to develop a cohort of biomedical and public health scientists with world-class expertise in areas of strategic importance to UK and global medical research.

Competitive applications are invited for the current 2017 PhD studentships.

Full project details, the application process and eligibility criteria can be found on the MRC LID website and primary supervisors can be contacted directly for further information.

Please note that there is a strict application deadline of midnight (GMT) on 15 January 2017.