PhD Studentship in Mass Spectrometry

Vacancy Reference Number
Closing Date
15 Jun 2020
University of Liverpool
3.5 years

We are seeking strong and ambitious candidates with a minimum of 2:1 (or equivalent) first degree in Chemistry or a highly relevant subject. Previous knowledge and experience with microfluidics, paper-based sensors, lateral flow assays, immunoassays, diagnostic testing, molecular diagnostics, biosensors, analytical chemistry, lab-on-chip, mass spectrometry or similar areas is highly desirable. Strong communication, interdisciplinary approach, and team working skills is required.

Further Information

This studentship covers:
• University fees for 3 years at UK or EU postgraduate student rates (NOT Overseas), £4,407 for 2020 - 21
• Student stipend for 3.5 years at the recommended UKRI rate, £15,285 for 2020 – 21
• A total of £3500 research costs to cover the whole 3.5 year period of the study

Contact Details

Enquiries to: Dr Simon Maher,

Further details of the project can be found at: