New Studentships

Award of Anatomical Society Studentships

The Anatomical Society is delighted to announce the award of four new research studentships.  These awards are the outcome of the Society’s annual studentship competition open to its members.

Studentships will start in October 2019 and each award funds 3 years of postgraduate training and study towards a PhD.

Studentships provide funding for research focused on specific projects associated with anatomical science.  Details of these funded projects are below:

Lead Supervisor: Professor Anthony Graham
University: King's College, London
Co-Supervisor: Dr Esther Bell
University: King's College, London
Project Title: Signalling pathways controlling the generation of the pharyngeal arches
Student: Ms Rachel Bedwin

Project Resume


Lead Supervisor: Professor Jeremy Green
University: King's College, London
Co-Supervisor: Professor Martyn Cobourne
University: King's College, London
Project Title: Morphogenesis of the Molar Tooth

Student: Ms Claire Piper

Project Resume


Lead Supervisor: Regius Professor Simon Parson
University: Aberdeen university
Co-Supervisor: Dr Paul Brown
University: Department of Pathology, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary

Project Title:  Is the extensive non-neuronal pathology reported in mouse models of Spinal Muscular Atrophy seen in post-mortem tissue from patients? A detailed morphological assessment
Student: Ms Hazel Allardyce

Project Resume


Lead Supervisor: Dr Susannah Thorpe
University: Birmingham University
Co-Supervisor: Professor William Sellers
University: Manchester University
Project Title: Human Origins and the Ecomorphology of Tree Climbing
Student: Ms Charlotte King

Project Resume

Table of all funded Studentships

Past Studentships

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