The Future Targeted Healthcare Manufacturing Hub Academic Feasibility Studies Call, 2021-22

UKRI-eligible academic researchers are invited to submit proposals for feasibility studies that test or demonstrate the potential of new approaches, tools, technologies, analytics, data analysis and management, or process operations, or activities that broaden the impact of current work into new areas.
The Hub will provide £20-45k to support projects of 3 to 6 months duration, funds can be used towards Directly Incurred costs: salary (recently submitted PhD students when studentship funding has come to an end, staff, RAs, PDRAs or technicians), consumables and small travel items, but not overheads and estates costs.
Studies should fit the remit of the FTHM Hub and successful projects are expected to generate tangible outputs that could include one or more of the following:
·        Preliminary data that is then used to apply for further funding.
·        Publication or white paper that demonstrates study results in a wider context.
·        Proof-of-concept data that can be used to develop a business case
Funds Available: £20-45k
Closing date: 15th September 2021, 17:00 UK time

Fully Funded PhD Research Studentship between the University of Kent and LGC Limited

Towards a well-characterised, scalable and stable lentiviral vector construct 
Applications are invited for a fully funded 3 year PhD research studentship between the University of Kent and the National Measurement Laboratory (NML) at LGC Limited to investigate characterisation of gene therapy lentiviral vectors (LVVs) (co-funded by Kent and The Community for Analytical Measurement Science (CAMS)). The successful applicant will be expected to start in late September 2021. 

Informal enquiries can be addressed to Prof Mark Smales in the School of Biosciences; email

Further details HERE


NIBRT Career Opportunities

NIBRT, Dublin currently have a number of post-doctoral appointments available.

See HERE for descriptions

Closing date: August 20th