PhD in Chemical Engineering and Material Science

We are offering PhD scholarships in chemical engineering and material science to work with Prof. Frank Caruso and A/Prof. Kathryn Mumford on developing engineered coatings for fertiliser products.

We are seeking high achieving students with a four-year Bachelor, Honours or Master’s degree with an interest in a wide range of disciplines and topic areas.  PhD candidature will be based in a the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology at the University of Melbourne and will collaborate across all disciplines within the Hub.

Applicants must meet the minimum entry requirements for PhD programs in their relevant discipline area.  You can check the requirements here.

While not required, experience working in a related field or/and conducting research, particularly in industry, will be highly regarded.

Each PhD scholarship is $33,000 for 3.5 years with funding to support research activities and opportunities to apply for additional funding.

How to apply: The first step in the application process is to complete an online expression of interest

If you have any questions please contact us via email

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