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List of studentships

As well as the studentships listed below the University of Cambridge is offering up to 20 four-year BBSRC-funded studentships starting in October 2015.  See also the The Cambridge NERC Earth Systems Science DTP.

This is the full list of studentships available in the Department. 

Click on each one for information or use the list of names on the left to see which each group has available. 

Contact the supervisor for more information about the studentship.  For administration details use the 'How to apply' link.

Annexin-mediated signalling in stress and defence
Biosecurity: models to predict and manage emerging pests and diseases of natural vegetation
BSRC-CASE Studentship: Identification of genetic regulators of photosynthetic carbon storage in wheat
Channel formation by annexins; plant nanopores?
Chloroplast Ca2+ signalling
Climate change, photosynthesis and tree growth in tropical montane forest
Environmental signalling in a marine diatom
Evolution, phylogeny and diversity of the chloroplast pyrenoid in marine microbes
Evolutionary drivers and consequences of plant evolutionary radiations
Exploring diversity for crop improvement in multiparent populations
Extracellular ATP as a novel regulator of signalling and development
Greening the Planet: Desiccation-Resistance and Pre-Adaptation to Land in the Algal Precursors to Land Plants
Is Older Better? Evolutionary Constraints on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function
Modelling the dispersal of plant pathogen vectors
Nitric oxide regulation of calcium channels and signalling
Nitrogen metabolism as ecological driver of grassland diversity
Ozone resistance in plants
Protecting UK wheat production; the role of root-root interactions
Root hair growth for crop improvement
Soil carbon dynamics in an elevated CO2 world; a litter addition experiment in tropical forest
Strategies to optimise pollination of the UK field bean crop
Studentships available in Plant Symbioses
Tainted Love? Modelling the epidemiology, ecology and evolutionary consequences of pollinator-transmitted plant disease.
The genetic basis of herbivore deterrence in tomato
The MYB/bHLH/WDR complex and the evolution of cellular diversity in the multicellular green lineage
Too Much Of A Good Thing: How Does Waterlogging Constrain Species Distributions?
Truncated genes and flower colour evolution (Function and evolution of a transcriptional regulator of petal pigmentation from Antirrhinum)