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Implementation science within the cancer care context

We are seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from highly motivated candidates interested in pursuing a PhD program in implementation science within the cancer care context. This pro more...

Supervisor(s): Shepherd, Heather (Dr), Butow, Phyllis (Professor), Shaw, Joanne (Dr)

Neural Correlates of Chronic Cardiovascular Disease

Chronic cardiovascular disease (diabetes, obesity, heart disease) has a wide systemic physiological impact, including microstructural damage to the brain. Our group has an opportuni more...

Supervisor(s): Grieve, Stuart (Professor)

Time-series biomarkers of neurological disorders

This research will develop a new machine learning framework for finding and quantifying patterns of brain dynamics that distinguish patients with brain disorders from healthy contro more...

Supervisor(s): Fulcher, Ben (Dr)

Brain Structural Connectomics and Tractographic Performance in Ultra-High Resolution Diffusion Imaging

Sydney Translational Imaging Laboratory (STIL) have an opportunity for a PhD student to investigate the structure of the brain's white matter fibres at a previously unseen level of more...

Supervisor(s): Grieve, Stuart (Professor)

ENGINEERED EXTRASYNAPTIC GABAA RECEPTORS: TOWARDS NOVEL ANALGESICS

Recently, there has been an increase of interest in α4δ-containing GABAA receptors as novel drug targets for the design of a new class of analgesics. However, to date th more...

Supervisor(s): Balle, Thomas (Associate Professor), Collins, Mary (Professor)

Understanding mechanisms of action of novel CNS molecules in neurological disorders

Projects involve understanding mechanisms of action of novel CNS molecules in biology more...

Supervisor(s): Collins, Mary (Professor)

Investigating integration of online psychological therapy into the cancer care context.

We are seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from highly motivated candidates interested in pursuing a PhD program investigating integration of online psychological therapy into the more...

Supervisor(s): Shaw, Joanne (Dr), Butow, Phyllis (Professor), Shepherd, Heather (Dr)

Investigating the cognitive and psychological consequences of sports-related mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI)

Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI; also known as concussion) occurs frequently in contact sports due to direct hits or rotational acceleration of the head. While most people recover more...

Supervisor(s): Grieve, Stuart (Professor)

CRF-dopamine interactions in chronic stress

The project will focus on the interactions between CRF and the dopaminergic nuclei of the ventral midbrain and their role in modulating behaviour selection. more...

Supervisor(s): Mor, David (Dr)

Characterising and compensating for partial volume effects in motion-compensated brain imaging of small animals

Partial volume effects resulting from the limited spatial resolution of positron emission tomography (PET) remain a key limitation to accurate quantification of PET image data. This more...

Supervisor(s): Meikle, Steven (Professor), Kyme, Andre (Dr)