Master of Philosophy (MPhil) / PhD Studentship

Sheffield, South Yorkshire (GB)
02 May 2018
End of advertisement period
07 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Master of Philosophy (MPhil) / PhD Studentship
Sheffield Business School
MPhil / PhD - annual stipend of £14,553

Our Food and Nutrition Group is seeking applications for a MPhil Research Studentship (full-time for 2 years) with the potential opportunity to lead to a PhD (1 additional year).

The Studentship is research into “The effect of tart cherry juice on risk of gout attacks: a randomised controlled trial.“ funded by the Cherry Marketing Institute, Michigan, US.

This studentship is available to UK, EU and overseas students and covers home/EU tuition fees, stipend equivalent to full UK Research Council rate and research expenses. International students must cover tuition fee shortfall.

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual with an interest in polyphenol nutrition and musculoskeletal health. You will join an established team with substantial experience of conducting dietary clinical trials. You will hold a good undergraduate degree (2:i or first) in a science subject and ideally have a relevant Masters level qualification in Nutrition. In addition you will have a strong minimum of English proficiency (IELTS minimum overall score of 7.0 with at least 6.5 in each component).

For further information about this student ship and the application process, please click on the link below.

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Closing Date :    07-May-2018