Call for Applications:PhD Scholarships and Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, Australia 2012

The Centre for Integrated Research and Understanding of Sleep (CIRUS) is based at a network of hospitals and research institutes in Sydney and funded by the NHMRC for five years to support clinical research training and research translation in the fields of interdisciplinary sleep medicine. Fields of research broadly encompass metabolic health and sleep disorders; neurobehavioural and neurobiological interactions with sleep health; increasing effectiveness of treatments for sleep disorders, and new biomarkers of sleep health.

PhD- Preference will be given to candidates enrolled, or intending to enrol, in a PhD. Scholarships will be administered through the Scholarships Office of The University of Sydney. -The award will be issued on the terms and conditions of the current NHMRC postgraduate research scholarship and the stipend will be equivalent. -Applicants must be an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident. -We also have a specific Cotutelle agreement with University of Glasgow, UK for a PhD in behavioural sleep medicine or sleep psychology. -Postdoctoral fellowships for those interested in a career in clinical sleep research. -Candidates may come from a variety of backgrounds including medicine, pharmacy, psychology, science, public health or other fields.

Scholarship Deadline: 31st October 2011

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