A postgraduate research opportunity at the University of Otago.
- Close date
- Friday, 31 August 2018
- Academic background
- Sciences, Health Sciences
- Host campus
- On-campus or via distance?
- Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine (UOC)
- Associate Professor Tim Woodfield
Undergraduate and master's degree in cell/molecular biology and/or bioengineering with experience in in vitro cell culture, working with porous 3D scaffolds, biochemical assay techniques (e.g. PCR, DNA/ECM protein quantification), histo-/immunohisto-chemistry techniques and imaging.
A NZ$25,000 per annum stipend will support the successful candidate for the duration of the 3-to-4-year PhD degree. The successful candidate is expected to start as early as possible.
Requirement on qualifications
All candidates with high motivation, enthusiasm, and independent thinking are welcome to apply. Preference is given to students with a strong research track record from any one of the fields:
- Tissue engineering
- Cell / molecular biology
- Medicine / medical technology