PhD Scholarship in Sensor and Separation Systems for Chemical and Biological Safety in Food
You will undertake research into the development of separation/absorption and sensing technologies to allow the detection of pesticides and mycotoxins or bacteria in food in order to promote safe food recycling.
Value and duration
The scholarship will provide a stipend of $30,000 per annum. Successful international applicants will be provided with a tuition fee scholarship that also covers the cost of the Overseas Student Health Cover.
The duration of this scholarship is three years with the possibility of a six-month extension.
Number of scholarships available
To be eligible for this scholarship you must:
- meet the entry requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy
- meet research scholarship eligibility criteria
It is preferred that applicants have an honours or four-year degree in applied chemistry or chemical engineering, nanotechnology or biochemistry.
How to apply
Please send expressions of interest and enquiries to Professor Ivan Cole at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Expressions of interest should contain the following information:
- A one-page summary justifying the applicant’s suitability for the role
- An academic CV
- Transcript of qualifying degree
Applications are now open.
Applications close 5pm AEST Wednesday 28 February 2018 or when a candidate is selected.
Terms and conditions
RMIT's standard research scholarship terms and conditions (PDF 327KB 10p) will apply to this scholarship.
This scholarship is associated with the CSIRO AIM test bed on minimising waste in food processing and will be part of this coordinated effort. The candidate will therefore be required to work across both CSIRO (Clayton) and RMIT.
Professor Ivan Cole