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Postgraduate research opportunities at the University of Otago, Christchurch

Te Whare Wānanga o Otāgo ki Ōtautahi – Ngā ara rangahau – tohu paerua

Biofabrication of hybrid scaffolds for skeletal regenerative medicine

Close date
Saturday, 15 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Tim Woodfield, Dr Khoon Lim
Level
PhD

Biofabrication of 3D constructs for musculoskeletal regeneration

Close date
Saturday, 15 December 2018
Level
Postdoctoral

The effects of oxidative stress on epigenetics in cancer

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Andrew Das, Professor Margreet Vissers, Professor Mark Hampton
Level
Honours

Hydrogen sulfide in inflammation

Close date
Friday, 20 December 2019
Supervisor
Professor Madhav Bhatia
Levels
PhD, Honours

Early diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Professor Madhav Bhatia, Professor Steve Chambers, Dr Sandy Slow, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
Honours

Characterising the relationship between Legionella longbeachae and their amoebal hosts: implications for Legionnaires’ disease prevention

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Sandy Slow, Professor Steve Chambers, Professor David Murdoch
Level
Honours

The Epigenetic Effects of Oxidative Stress

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Aaron Stevens, Professor Mark Hampton, Professor Martin Kennedy
Level
Honours

Is there a relationship between nutrition, microbiome and antenatal depression?

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Aaron Stevens, Professor Martin Kennedy
Level
Honours

Clinically focused spectral x-ray projects include research into cardiovascular disease, cancer, bone health and nano-particle drug delivery

Close date
Saturday, 15 June 2019
Supervisors
Professor Anthony Butler, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
PhD

A focus on identifying micro-organisms in situ with antibody directed contrast targeting

Close date
Friday, 14 June 2019
Supervisors
Professor Anthony Butler, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
PhD

Development of invasive aspergillosis mouse model for spectral CT imaging

Close date
Friday, 14 June 2019
Supervisors
Professor Anthony Butler, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
PhD

Unravelling DNA damage in 3D Bioprinted Living Tissues

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Khoon Lim, Professor Martin Kennedy, Associate Professor Tim Woodfield
Level
Honours

Analysis of the pharmacogene CYP2D6 using nanopore DNA sequencing system

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Professor Martin Kennedy, Dr Simone Cree, Dr Simran Maggo
Level
Honours

Antibiotic failure in tuberculosis due to interactions with myeloperoxidase, an enzyme released by immune cells

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Louisa Ashby, Dr Heather Parker, Dr Nina Dickerhof
Level
Honours

Search for novel biomarkers for sepsis in the cat

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisors
Professor Madhav Bhatia, Dr Preet Singh, Dr Stefan Smith
Level
Honours

Gene-modification of breast cancer cells for cancer imaging

Close date
Friday, 22 February 2019
Supervisor
Associate Professor Gabi Dachs
Level
Honours

Cancer genomics and inherited risk

Close date
Saturday, 30 November 2019
Supervisor
Dr Logan Walker
Level
PhD

Genomics of disease and drug responses

Close date
Friday, 21 February 2020
Supervisors
Professor Martin Kennedy, Dr Simone Cree, Dr Simran Maggo, Associate Professor John Pearson
Levels
PhD, Master’s, Honours

Mental health: Psychosocial interventions in an inpatient setting

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Beverley Burrell, Dr Philippa Seaton, Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Family-centred care: Families with children with intellectual or physical disability

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Virginia Jones, Dr Brigit Mirfin-Veitch, Dr Jenny Conder, Dr Henrietta Trip
Level
PhD

Emergency medicine and acute care nursing practice: High acuity nursing

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Health leadership: Socio-political aspects of nursing

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Beverley Burrell, Dr Philippa Seaton, Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Family-centred care: Supportive care

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Virginia Jones, Dr Brigit Mirfin-Veitch, Dr Jenny Conder, Dr Henrietta Trip
Level
PhD

Mental health: Translating research into practice

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Professor Marie Crowe
Level
PhD

Health service leadership and management

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Beverley Burrell, Dr Philippa Seaton, Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Emergency medicine and acture care nursing practice: Hospital–community interface

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Mental health: Interventions for mood disorders

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Professor Marie Crowe
Level
PhD

Family-centred care: Chronic respiratory disease

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Virginia Jones, Dr Brigit Mirfin-Veitch, Dr Jenny Conder, Dr Henrietta Trip
Level
PhD

Mental Health: Psychosocial interventions for bipolar disorder

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Professor Marie Crowe
Level
PhD

Natural disasters impact on health and nursing practice

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Implementation of family-centred care within health care settings

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Virginia Jones, Dr Brigit Mirfin-Veitch, Dr Jenny Conder, Dr Henrietta Trip
Level
PhD

Health leadership: Risk management

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Beverley Burrell, Dr Philippa Seaton, Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Mental health: Improving clinical outcomes

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Professor Marie Crowe
Level
PhD

Family-centred care within paediatrics

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Virginia Jones, Dr Brigit Mirfin-Veitch, Dr Jenny Conder, Dr Henrietta Trip
Level
PhD

Health leadership: Quality systems and management

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisors
Dr Beverley Burrell, Dr Philippa Seaton, Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Emergency department nursing

Close date
Friday, 8 February 2019
Supervisor
Dr Sandra Richardson
Level
PhD

Tracking tumour response using MARS imaging

Close date
Friday, 21 December 2018
Supervisors
Associate Professor Gabi Dachs, Dr Aamir Raja
Level
PhD

Cancer genomics and inherited risk

Close date
Monday, 31 December 2018
Supervisor
Dr Logan Walker
Levels
Honours, PhD