The NHMRC Centre for Clinical Research Excellence for Interdisciplinary Sleep Health is based at a network of hospitals and research institutes in Sydney and funded by the NHMRC for five (5) years to support clinical research training and research translation in the fields of interdisciplinary sleep medicine. Fields of research will 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.
A PhD scholarship for research towards a higher degree commencing 2010 at The University of Sydney. The scholarship will be administered through the Research Office of The University of Sydney. It is expected that scholarship holders will apply for NHMRC or other scholarships during the first year of tenure of the CCRE scholarship.
Applicants must be an Australian citizen, a New Zealand citizen or an Australian permanent resident.
Expressions of interest to this Opportunity will be responded to directly and an application form provided where appropriate.
The closing date for Expressions of Interest in this Opportunity is Friday 31st July 2009.
The opportunity ID for this research opportunity is 944