PhD scholarship in the Centre for Respiratory Science & Health (CRSH)

Funded PhD scholarship to develop new treatment strategies and discover new biomarkers for devastating chronic lung diseases.

Chronic lung diseases such as COPD/emphysema, asthma, lung fibrosis and lung cancer remain leading causes of premature death and there is an urgent need to develop new treatments.

RMIT funded scholarship provides a stipend of $33,826 per annum (pro-rata) for 3 years.

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Standard RMIT PhD enrolment requirement. Open to Domestic and International Students.

All applicants should email the following to Prof. Steven Bozinovski via

  • A cover letter, outlining your interest and any prior research and/or relevant work experience
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic transcript

Preferable background and/or previous experience or publications in molecular biology, lung physiology, pharmacology. Experience or strong interest in respiratory sciences.

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