Basil Jarvis PhD Studentship

AMI wishes to support PhD projects that will further the science of applied microbiology and undertake ambitious and novel research with a primary focus on tackling one of the Society’s significant challenges set out in the current strategy.
Recent winners of Applied Microbiology International PhD Studentships:


Naina Korotania

University of Birmingham

Project: Development of phage biopesticide to control bacterial diseases of trees

Supervisor: Robert Wilson Jackson


Duncan Ewin

University of Leeds

Project: Identifying bacterial markers of antimicrobial-mediated intestinal dysbiosis

Supervisor: Anthony Buckley, Jane Freeman, Mark Wilcox


Matthew Koch

University of Plymouth

Project: Mining deep sea sponges for novel antibiotics

Supervised by: Dr Mathew Upton

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