University of Cambridge
Research is focused in 2 areas: diabetes, obesity and the secretion and action of insulin (specific interests include: the role of foetal nutrition in programming adult metabolism and disease; the genetics and biochemistry of obesity and insulin resistance, structure and function of receptors for insulin and insulin-like growth factors); and molecular cell biology of membrane traffic: sorting mechanisms on membrane traffic pathways, vesicle coats and adaptor proteins; structural biology of traffic proteins; quality control in the endoplastic reticulum.
Upper 2nd class Honours degree or overseas equivalent; applicants whose 1st language is not English must demonstrate competence in English (IELTS 7.0 with at least 6.0 in each element; or other acceptable test).
Competitive MRC studentships (2 per year); MPhil students will be self-funding.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 3,807 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MPhil||Full-time||£ 17,028 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 7,362 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 23,889 per Whole course (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Cambridge University||Cambridge||CB2 1TN||East of England|