Doctoral study in Molecular Medicine

Why study with us?

Research in Molecular Medicine in the School of Medical Sciences is focused on understanding the molecular mechanisms of disease. This requires an integrative approach to the cellular and sub-microscopic aspects of disease using a range of biochemical, proteomic and genomic techniques.

Our research is often performed in collaboration with other departments and schools in the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences or the Faculty of Science.  

Research opportunities

We welcome research proposals in topics relating to the following themes:

  • Infection and Immunity
  • Cancer and Genomic Medicine
  • Stem cells and Development
  • Metabolism

Our research themes are led by staff who are internationally recognised experts and highly regarded researchers.  

Our supervisors

Scholarships and awards

You may be eligible for a scholarship when you decide to pursue doctoral study.

Contact us

If you are interested in conducting a research project with us, please contact the Department of Molecular Medicine and Pathology's postgraduate adviser.

Dr Chris Hall
Phone: +64 9 923 2910

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