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AstaZeneca and Brunel University announce Case Award PhD studentship in Counter Current Chromatography
publication date: Mar 2, 2012
author/source: AstraZeneca UK
PhD in Physical Organic Chemistry/Analytical ChemistryEPSRC Industrial CASE PhD Studentship between AstaZeneca and Brunel University's Advanced Bioprocessing Centre/Brunel Institute for Bioengineering
Location: Brunel University, Uxbridge, West London
Duration: Three year studentship
Bursary: £14,000 - £17,500 pa + Fees
Start date: before September 2012
Brunel University has developed new liquid-liquid extraction/chromatography equipment
The project will be jointly supervised between Brunel University (www.brunel.ac.uk, www.brunel.ac.uk/about/acad/bib) and AstraZeneca (www.astrazeneca.co.uk/). The university academic supervisors will be Dr Svetlana Ignatova (1st) and Professor Ian Sutherland (2nd) at the Advanced Bioprocessing Centre, Brunel Institute for Bioengineering, Brunel University, and Dr Nichola Colclough and Mr Neil Sumner at AstraZeneca UK plc. The project will be based mainly at Brunel University, but will also involve industrial placements at AstraZeneca, Cheshire. The costs of travel and accommodation associated with these industrial placements will be covered by AstraZeneca. Brunel Graduate School supports all postgraduates and early career researchers with the university through the provision of a comprehensive skills development programme, workshops and networking events, research prizes and 24/7 study and social facilities.
Applicants should have or expect to obtain the equivalent of a 2.1 or first class degree in chemistry or an equivalent science. Applicants should be settled in the UK and have been an ‘ordinarily resident' in the UK for 3 years prior to the start of the grant.
Closing date: 4 April 2012
Applications should be addressed to Mrs Jenny Kume, Brunel Institute for Bioengineering, brunel University, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3PH, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. For further details please contact Dr Svetlana Ignatova - Tel: 01895 266911 or Email: email@example.com