The Sainsbury Laboratory offers a range of opportunities for postgraduate research into plant-microbe interactions. Students join a lively community in well-resourced research institution offering the best possible support including bespoke training.
Students register for a PhD (or occasionally an MSc by Research) at the nearby University of East Anglia (UEA).
Opportunities usually become available in the autumn with a deadline in November for entry in October of the following year. These include
- Norwich Research Park Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership Studentships funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
- The John Innes Centre & The Sainsbury Laboratory Rotation Programme in Plant and Microbial Sciences funded by the John Innes Foundation
- other internally or externally funded studentships as they become available
- places for self-funded students
All current opportunities are shown below. If nothing is listed at this time, please check this page again soon.
In addition to these advertised positions, TSL group leaders are always keen to hear from highly motivated individuals interested in doing a postgraduate degree or Predoctoral Internship within their groups. If you are interested in a research studentship position other than those listed, please contact one of our group leaders directly with your research ideas.