CAREERS

STUDENTSHIPS

We have a long history of successful doctoral training and a diverse portfolio of exciting projects for prospective students.

Rothamsted Research is the longest running agricultural institute in the world, with over 500 staff, students and visiting workers across our sites at Harpenden and North Wyke. We also have a long history of successful doctoral training and a diverse portfolio of exciting projects for prospective students.

We offer an exceptional work based learning experience with access to world leading experts and excellent research facilities. All our PhD students have the full support of our experienced supervisory teams and mentors, and with the extensive scientific and transferable skills training available on site, you will have the opportunity to achieve your full potential.

Studentships available

  • STUDENTSHIP TYPE: Nottingham/Rothamsted iCASE
  • DEPARTMENT: Biointeractions and Crop Protection
  • AREA OF SCIENCE: Plant pathology and fungicide resistance
  • CLOSING DATE: Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 17:30
Septoria-leaf-blotch - Credit Rothamsted Research
  • STUDENTSHIP TYPE: Nottingham
  • DEPARTMENT: Sustainable Agriculture Sciences
  • AREA OF SCIENCE: Soil science
  • CLOSING DATE: Monday, May 14, 2018 - 17:00
Teff hand-threshing for sampling in Amhara Region, Ethiopia. Photo credit: Martin Broadley
  • STUDENTSHIP TYPE: Nottingham
  • DEPARTMENT: Plant Sciences
  • AREA OF SCIENCE: Plant foods in nutrition and health
  • CLOSING DATE: Monday, May 14, 2018 - 17:00
drought tolerance and under N starvation - credit Rothamsted Research

Special thanks

We would like to thank the BBSRC, NERC and the Lawes Agricultural Trust for the funding they provide, which enables us to offer our studentships.