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PhD scholarship modeling HIV latency in Sydney Australia. Approx 35k-40k p.a. for a 3.5 yr PhD.

PhD studentship modelling HIV latency.

The infection Analytics team at UNSW Sydney is seeking a PhD student in mathematical biology to model infection dynamics in HIV infection.

The Infection Analytics Program at the Kirby Institute is an interdisciplinary team including applied mathematicians, physicists, and computer scientists, who collaborate widely with around 30 experimental groups around the world to model within-host and epidemiological aspects of infection and immunity. The group has a high publication output and a strong history in successful interdisciplinary training. It is an ideal venue for students with a quantitative background (mathematics / physics / statistics) aiming to establish themselves in mathematical biology.
UNSW Sydney is a ‘top 50’ ranked global university, situated close to Central Sydney, and 1.5 km (1 mile) from Sydney’s beaches.

More information on the group’s research is available at the Infection Analytics website:

PhD studentship:
Applicants are sought for both local and International student scholarships for PhD studies. These scholarships cover tuition and living expenses (with stipends ranging from approx. $35,000 - $40,000 p.a., depending on scholarship). PhD studies generally last 3.5 years.

The scholarships are highly competitive. For local students, first class honors is usually required. For international students, a high GPA (first class honors or equivalent. High ranking in class) +/- publications are required.

Applications for January 2020 close on early September for International applicants.

Interested students should forward a CV and outline of interests to Professor Miles Davenport (

PhD position
UNSW Australia
Closing date
September 10th, 2019
Posted on
June 28th, 2019 05:25
Last updated
June 28th, 2019 05:25