University of Dundee

MRC PhD Doctoral Training Programme


Recruitment for 2021 MRC DTP PhD Programme is now complete.

** Please note:  extended closing date for the following MRC iCASE Projects now 01.04.21:

Title: "VASCPIPE- Optimised Flow and Access in Vascular conduits": Prof Graeme Houston and Prof Zhihong, School of Medicine.

Title "Digital healthcare solutions for drug related deaths": Prof John Dillon and Dr Andrew Radley, School of Medicine. 

Title: "Structural Mass Spectrometry based Cancer Drug Discovery": Dr Glenn Mason, Cellular Medicine

(For informal enquiries about the project, contact Dr Glenn Masson (

Title:  "Using artificial intelligence to identify and dissect candidate conveyors of OGT-linked intellectual disability" Professor Daan van Aalten, FRSE, Dr Leeane McGurk




The University of Dundee hosts a 4-year MRC PhD Doctoral Training Programme (DTP) in Quantitative and Interdisciplinary approaches to biomedical science (QIBIOMED). The programme is structured to maximise effective guidance and mentoring, in addition to providing a basis for optimally matching students' interests with cutting edge research.


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