Research Opportunities - Pharmacy

March 31, 2000

The following listing is for research degrees and jobs in Pharmacy #221> . Where possible a central contact person or office contact point has been given. Where there are several contact people they have been listed with the courses for which they have responsibility. If an institution does not appear in this list you should not assume that they do not offer post-graduate research degrees.

Key #221> Name of institution #221> For the sake of brevity the short version of an institution's name has been used. Validation #221> If an institution's courses are validated by another college its name is given in brackets. Contact names #221> A contact is given for each opportunity listed. Where there is a central contact for all an institution's opportunities in a particular area, the contact will be given once only. Qualification level #221> MSc, PhD etc. The figure in brackets indicates the number of places available where known. Mode of study #221> FT = Full Time PT = Part Time Funding #221> A = Assistantships available to students to undertake paid work while studying for a higher degree £ = Scholarship/ studentships available ? = Funding is a possibility.

Students should contact the department listed. Do not address enquiries to The THES. We are unable to help


Aston U. Pharmaceutical and Biological Sciences Dr P A Lambert Tel: 0121 3593611 ext 4170; URL: http://www. £ A?

Bath U. Pharmacy and Pharmacology Dr Ivor Williams Tel: 01225 826842; URL: £? A?

Queen's U. of Belfast Pharmacy Prof A D Woolfson Tel: 01232 2024; URL: £?

Bradford U. Pharmacy Prof R J Naylor Tel: 014 384697 Fax: 014 370815

Brighton U. Pharmacy Miss Louisa Condon Tel: 013 642066; URL:

Wales: Cardiff Welsh School of Pharmacy Prof C McGuigan c/o Mrs C TerretTel: 01222 874159; URL: £ A?

De Montfort U. Pharmaceutical Sciences Prof M D Burke Tel: 0116 250 6100;URL: http://www. £? A?

Derby U. Health and Community Studies: Medicines Research Prof M AllwoodTel: 01332 622222 ext 2140 Email: m.c.

Keele U. Medicines Management Ms P Black Tel: 01782 584132

Liverpool John Moores U. Pharmacy and Chemistry Prof James Ford Tel: 0151231 2096; URL: http://www. £? A?

London: King's College Pharmacy Dr S Bloomfield Tel: 0171 333 4806

London: School of Pharmacy Pharmacy Prof A T Florence c/o The Registrar Tel:0171 753 5831; URL: £ A?

Manchester U. Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Mrs P Smith-Wrinch Tel:0161 5 2438; Dr D G Allison Tel: 0161 5 2359; URL: £ A? Pharmacy andPharmaceutical Sciences Mrs Penny Smith-Wrinch Tel: 0161 5 2438; URL:http://www.pharmweb. net/pharmweb/manchester.html £ A?

Nottingham U. Pharmaceutical Sciences Dr Charlie Laughton Tel: 0115 9515100; URL: http://www. £ A?

Plymouth U. Plymouth Postgraduate Medical School: Pharmaceutical/BiomedicalSciences Dr G J Sewell Tel: 01752 763402 Fax: 01752 763431

Robert Gordon U. Pharmacy Prof R M E Richards Tel: 01224 262500; URL:

Strathclyde U. Pharmaceutical Sciences Prof R D Waigh Tel: 0141 552 4400 ext2863; URL: http://www. £?

Sunderland U. Health Sciences Dr J Sneddon Tel: 0191 515 2504 Fax: 0191 5152502

About this service #221>

The THES Research Opportunities Service aims to list the current availability of opportunities for postgraduate research training.

The listings include details of new research posts. Although courses from more than 140 institutions are represented here it is not an exhaustive listing.

Some institutions have not wished to list their courses in this way; so you should not assume that institutions not featuring in these lists have no courses to offer. This listing should give a good flavour of the wide variety of research training on offer at higher education institutions in the United kingdom.

Potential students should not make decisions on the basis of this listing alone. Potential candidates should contact the institutions of their choice directly if they wish to discuss their future plans. They should not contact The THES or the compilers of this listing.

Quality of degrees #221>

All UK universities in membership of the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Principals have power to award British degrees after either courses of study or programmes of research, and some colleges of higher education have one or both of these powers.

Other colleges provide courses or programmes which are validated by an institution which has those powers. Courses of this kind are listed under the name of the college which runs them; the name of the validating institution, which finally awards the degree, is in brackets.

The compilers #221>

This list has been compiled by the Higher Education Careers Services Unit (CSU) on the basis of returns from institutions. CSU is an agency of the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Principals, the Standing Conference of Principals of Colleges and Institutes of higher education and the Committee of Scottish Centrally Funded Colleges.

This information has been provided for information purposes only. It is not definitive and does not take precedence over the official publications of universities and colleges.

While every effort has been made to ensure that the information is accurate and that those institutions which wanted to take part have been included, CSU an accept no responsibility for errors or omissions.

Any queries about this list should be addressed to the data collectors, Mayflower Directories Production, Ro Dew, West Looe Hill, Looe, Cornwall PL13 2HH. Tel: 01503 264454. Fax: 01503 264821. Email: All rights reserved. No part of this listing may be stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, without the written permission of the publishers.

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