PhD Studentship available - Manchester, UK

Matthew Cobb mcobb at
Fri Jun 11 12:19:37 EST 2004

I have a BBSRC studentship entitled 'Comparative behavioural and
neuroanatomical studies of olfaction in dipteran larvae'

This study will study the olfactory response in a simple model system, the
Drosophila larva, using mutants and neurogenetic variants created in our
laboratory.  A comparative aspect testing the findings in other species will
also be introduced.

To find out more about my work go to:

Candidates should have, or expect to gain, a First Class or Upper Second
Class Honours degree in an appropriate subject.  Funding is limited to EU
citizens.  Studentships will cover tuition fees (all EU citizens) and a
maintenance grant (UK citizens only).

Deadline for receipt of applications: 30 September 2004.

Applicants should send a completed application form with two academic
references to:- 

School of Biological Sciences,
The University of Manchester,
1.30 Stopford Building,
Oxford Road, 
Manchester   M13 9PT   UK

Matthew Cobb


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