PhD Scholarship in Health Sciences at University of Sydney, Australia

Publish Date: Apr 10, 2015

Deadline: Apr 30, 2015

Funding Body:

University of Sydney


Postgraduate Scholarship on the Nature & Significance of T lymphocyte Reactivity Against Orbital Antigens in Graves Ophthalmopathy

Research Areas:

Health Sciences; Sciences & Engineering


Postgraduate Research


A full-time PhD scholarship is available for a suitably qualified candidate with Honours degree in science or medical science to undertake research investigating the role of T cell immunity against thyroid and orbital antigens in the pathogenesis of thyroid associated ophthalmopathy.


Applicants should have an Honours or Masters degree.

Applicants must be Australian citizen, a permanent resident or hold current International Student Visa.

Amount awarded:

The scholarship is valued at $15,000 per annum (tax exempt), for one year in the first instance, with a further possible two year extension, subject to satisfactory progress. 

Application guide:

Further information can be obtained from Professor Wall, Department of Academic Medicine, Nepean Hospital, Kingswood NSW 2747, (Phone: 4734 26130 Fax: 4734 2614 E-mail:

Applications should be sent direct to Professor  Jack Wall, Level 5 South Block, Nepean Hospital PO Box 63 Penrith NSW 2751 and should include a curriculum vitae, a copy of an academic transcript, and the names and contact details of at least two referees. 

Closing date:

30 April 2015

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