We are looking for a research student to join our team to work on a pharmacometrics-based modelling project to improve efficiency in oncology clinical drug development through the application of dose-finding and synthetic control arms derived from longitudinal analyses.
The University of Warwick Information
Founded in 1965, The University of Warwick is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Coventry (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), West Midlands. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Privy Council, The University of Warwick is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Warwick offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 54 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
Due to funding restrictions, this scholarship is for Home/EU candidates only. Entry requirements of at least an upper second class honours or the equivalent and/or a Master's degree at Merit level or its equivalent. Two academic references are also required, you should nominate referees who can provide an informed view of your academic ability and suitability for your chosen programme of study. An English language qualification (Band A) will be required if English is not your first language.
The Scholarship will pay an annual tax-free stipend at the standard rate, currently £15,250, and cover tuition fees at the Home/EU rate for 3.5 years. This is an EPSRC Case Award with AstraZeneca (Cambridge) who are providing £25K to support the award plus data, co-supervision and secondments at their Cambridge base to support the project.
Apply directly via the University of Warwick admission system where you will be invited to upload your degree certificate, transcripts, CV and a personal statement that explains your interest in this project and why you should be considered for this award.