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 2021 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 Simon Keller
University: University of Liverpool
Co-Supervisor: Dr Thomas Butts
University: University of Liverpool
Co-Supervisor: Dr Antonella Macerollo
University:  Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery and University of Liverpool
Co-Supervisor: Mr Jibril Osman Farah
University: Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery
Project Title: In-vivo dissection of white matter pathways in Parkinson’s disease: tracking progressive degeneration and biomarkers of treatment success
Student: Ms Bethany Facer
Project Resume

Lead Supervisor: Dr Oran Kennedy
University: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) 
Co-Supervisor: N/A
University: N/A
Project Title: Advanced Synovial Microneedle Technology for Drug Delivery to Prevent Post Traumatic Osteoarthritis
Student: TBA
Project Resume


Lead Supervisor: Dr Isabelle Miletich
University: King's College, London
Co-Supervisor: Professor Karen Liu
University: King's College, London
Project Title: Molecular mechanisms of normal parotid gland development and variations
Student: TBA
Project Resume: to follow



Lead Supervisor: Dr Katherine Hughes
University: University of Cambridge
Co-Supervisor: Professor Clare Bryant
University: University of Cambridge
Project Title: Myoepithelial and immune cell dynamics in the mammary terminal duct lobular unit during postnatal development
Student: TBA
Project Resume



Table of all funded Studentships

Past Studentships

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