We are seeking an outstanding candidate for a PhD scholarship for a Medical Research Future Fund funded Project entitled: Improving health communication for prevention of e-cigarette use in young people.
This exciting project is a partnership between Flinders University, Lives Lived Well, Lung Foundation Australia, Cancer Council South Australia and Drug and Alcohol Services South Australia. The team includes researchers from The George Institute, The University of Melbourne, The University of Queensland, The University of Otago, The University of New South Wales, and the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute.
This PhD scholarship is based at Flinders University NT, under the supervision of Professor James Smith, Professor Billie Bonevski, and other Flinders University academics. The student will work closely with the wider research team and project manager.
Flinders University is a public university in Adelaide, South Australia. Founded in 1966, it was named in honour of navigator Matthew Flinders, who explored and surveyed the South Australian coastline in the early 19th century. Flinders is a verdant university and a member of the Innovative Research Universities (IRU) Group and ranks in the 10-16 bracket in Australia and 36th in the world of those established less than 50 years. Academically, the university pioneered a cross-disciplinary approach to education, and its faculties of medicine and the humanities are ranked amon... read more
The scholarship includes:
To be eligible for the award of this scholarship a student must:
Prior to submitting applications, prospective applicants are advised to contact Dr Joshua Trigg via email at: [email protected]
Should you be invited to submit an application, the project lead may request you provide supporting documentation to support your application.
The application for admission and the scholarship will be separate processes; applications for admission to candidature are submitted electronically.
Those who apply for the scholarship opportunity that have not already applied for admission to a relevant HDR must also apply.
By lodging this separate application, applicants acknowledge:
The successful candidate will ideally begin before 30 June 2023 subject to negotiation (and not later than July 2023).
For more details, visit Flinders University website.