School of Medicine

Information for prospective research students and postdocs

The Molecular and Medical Research Strategic Research Centre provides an outstanding environment for high level research training for students and postdoctoral fellows, with state-of-the-art facilities, experienced and enthusiastic supervisors, excellent research support and a proven track record in producing high quality research.
Deakin University has two rounds of PhD scholarships for domestic and international students each year, as well as annual Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowships to support outstanding postdocs. Additional scholarships, including PhD Top-up stipends and Honours scholarships, are available from individual Schools and SRCs.
A range of research projects are available within MMR-SRC, focussing on the molecular basis of health and disease, from gene discovery and molecular analysis through to pre-clinical development. Potential projects can be found in the documents below, or alternatively contact individual supervisors directly.


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13th December 2011