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Job advice from Sarah Blackford

Job advice from Sarah Blackford

See Sarah’s post on the importance of your personal network when looking for a job: More info She regularly adds new posts here: More info All our third year DTP students have the opportunity to attend a career planning session … Continue reading

DTP Newsletter – run by students for our students

DTP Newsletter – run by students for our students

Our DTP students have formed an editorial team to produce a DTP Newsletter as a way of improving the communication and networking between our three universities.  The Editor in Chief Caitlin McQueen says: ‘We hope that this newsletter will help … Continue reading

Research Symposium 2016

Research Symposium 2016

The second White Rose BBSRC DTP Research Symposium was held at the University of Leeds on 16th Dec 2016.  This research-focused event gave our final year students the opportunity to present their findings to over 160 DTP students and supervisors. … Continue reading

New DTP Newsletter – Run by students for students

New DTP Newsletter – Run by students for students

A new student-led DTP Newsletter will be launched shortly.  Please look out for invitations from the editorial team to submit your own news items. The Newsletter will contain useful information directly relevant to yourselves including scientific features, interviews, information about PIPS and … Continue reading

Prize winning DTP Students

Prize winning DTP Students

The White Rose BBSRC DTP Research Symposium was held at the University of Leeds on 15th Dec 2015 and showcased the work of our final year students. We would like to congratulate all the students for their high quality 3 … Continue reading

Prize winning DTP students

The White Rose BBSRC DTP Research Symposium was held at the University of Leeds on 15th Dec 2015 and showcased the work of our final year students. We would like to congratulate all the students for their high quality 3 … Continue reading

White Rose Brussels Office launched

The White Rose University Consortium is delighted to announce the launch of the White Rose Brussels Office. The office will work with key stakeholders on areas of research excellence supported by EU funding and which align with current EU research … Continue reading

New Programme Director for White Rose DTP

New Programme Director for White Rose DTP

We are delighted to welcome Prof Alan Berry as the new Programme Director for the White Rose DTP.  Prof Berry brings a wealth of experience to the DTP in his roles as Director of the Graduate School and Programme Director of … Continue reading

University of Leeds announces £17m Astbury BioStructure Laboratory

University of Leeds announces £17m Astbury BioStructure Laboratory

The new facility will provide the University’s internationally renowned Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology with instruments for Electron Microscopy and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance that are competitive with the very best in the world. Professor Sheena Radford FRS, Director of … Continue reading

NEW DTP MANAGER

NEW DTP MANAGER

We are delighted to welcome Dr Clare Green, who has taken up the post of White Rose BBSRC DTP Manager.  The role involves development and management of the DTP to ensure the establishment of an intellectually-rigorous and world-leading collaborative research … Continue reading

£11 million training scheme for biological scientists

£11 million training scheme for biological scientists

The universities of Leeds, York and Sheffield, working together under the auspices of the White Rose University Consortium, will host an £11 million Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) that will fund 164 PhD research projects over the next five years. Research … Continue reading

Fera Sandpit Leads to Co-funded Studentships

Fera Sandpit Leads to Co-funded Studentships

At the beginning of the summer academics from the White Rose Universities met with Fera scientists for a Sandpit in the area of Detection and Diagnostics for applications in Agrifood and the Environment. The ultimate objective of this event was … Continue reading

Welcome To Our New Students

Welcome To Our New Students

The DTP is delighted to welcome our first intake of new students. We hope you will find studying in this collaborative environment both rewarding and enjoyable