1-year Research MPhil in Genomic Science Studentships Registered at the University of Cambridge


Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust is a partner in the MPhil in Genomic science programme based at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, UK.

The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute is a world leading genomics institute at the forefront of experimental, computational and translational genomic research. Faculty members apply large scale genomic tools to a range of research areas, including the investigation of human genetic variation in health and disease, experimental genetic analysis of gene function and genome variation in cells and model organisms biological studies of bacterial and parasitic human pathogens, and computational interpretation of genomic data. For a full list of Faculty research interests, please see http://www.sanger.ac.uk/science/groups

Genomics is assuming an increasingly prominent place in biological research. The MPhil in Genomic Science programme is being run in partnership with nine institutions in low and middle income countries, and will equip students with a unique blend of informatics skills, maximising their competitiveness for future opportunities

The six partner institutions without a current student on the programme can each choose one local candidate, who will then compete for one of three funded (stipend and University fees) 1-year research MPhil studentships, based at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, starting 1st October 2018. For further information about the programme, please see http://www.sanger.ac.uk/about/study/mastersprogrammes

To apply to become the nominated candidate for Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust, Suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications with copies of certificates, 3 referees and a detailed CV to: 

Email: vacancies@mlw.mw 

referencing the position title in the subject.

To arrive no later than the 15th December, 2017, only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged


Comment on advertised Job

Suzy R.

30th of November, 2017 7:57:09 pm


Maggie Masina

11th of December, 2017 1:17:20 pm

Am interested to undergo this training.


Location: United Kingdom

Employment Type: Scholarship

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 15th December, 2017

Company: Malawi Liverpool Wellcome Trust

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