[Usyd-scholarships-announce] 2005 Cancer Research PhD Studentship, The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Geraldine O'Neill GeraldiO at chw.edu.au
Thu Dec 2 14:32:01 EST 2004

The Focal Adhesion Biology in Cancer research group in the Oncology Research
Unit at the Children's Hospital at Westmead is looking for an enthusiastic
student to undertake research leading to a PhD.  The student will study
adhesion mediated cancer cell survival in the childhood cancer,
neuroblastoma.  Research in the Focal Adhesion Biology group is funded by a
5 year grant from the NSW Cancer Council.  The successful applicant will be
joining a large team of researchers in the Oncology Research Unit, including
post-docs, research assistants and other students, who are actively
researching a number of different areas of cancer.  More information about
the unit and the Focal Adhesion Biology group is available at:
<http://www.chw.edu.au/research/groups/oru.htm> .
Applications are invited from recent graduates and applicants should hold or
expect to gain a first or upper second class honours degree and a strong
academic background in biomedical science and citizens or permanent
residents of Australia.  The scholarship awarded is in line with the 2005
APA rates, supplemented to $25,000.  This income supplement is also
available to students holding an Australian Postgraduate award or similar
scholarship.  Students will be enrolled through the University of Sydney,
Faculty of Medicine, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health.

To apply or for further information on the research project please contact
Dr Geraldine O'Neill.  Applications close - January 12, 2005. 

Dr Geraldine O'Neill
Group Leader, Focal Adhesion Biology in Cancer group
The Oncology Research Unit
The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Phone:  02 9845 3116
Email:  geraldio at chw.edu.au

Geraldine M. O'Neill, PhD
NSW Cancer Council Research Fellow
& Conjoint Lecturer, Discipline of Paediatrics and Child Health, University
of Sydney

Oncology Research Unit
The Childrens' Hospital at Westmead
Locked Bag 4001
Westmead NSW 2145

phone:  61 2 9845 3116
Fax:  61 2 9845 3078 

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