The Institute of Cognition and Culture (ICC) is one of the worlds first centres for research in the cognitive science of culture. This is a burgeoning interdisciplinary field in which scholars seek to...Read more
Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Biochemistry PhD
This research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed...Read more
This course research in the area of neuroscience includes investigations extending from individual proteins and genes (for example proteases, receptors and ion channels) and the interactions between such...Read more
Research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
Our four-year programme provides a broader and more in-depth practical and theoretical grounding in neuroscience than conventional three-year programmes.
Early in year one you will receive formal lectures...Read more
The programme route you undertake will depend on your qualifications and experience. Throughout your studies, you will also have the support of LJMU’s Graduate School which offers expert advice and guidance...Read more
The scientific goal of the Centre of Cognitive and Neural Systems (CCNS) is to understand information processing by the central and peripheral nervous systems, at several different levels of analysis,...Read more
The School of Computer Science welcomes highly motivated and well qualified graduates to join us to work towards a doctorate. Our work is regularly presented in international conferences and journals,...Read more
Molecular Biosciences focuses on the molecular mechanisms underpinning biological function. The Division has a broad strength that spans biochemistry, structural and synthetic biology, cell biology, molecular...Read more
With world-class facilities and lively collaborations, our Institute of Molecular Plant Sciences provides you with the ideal environment in which to pursue postgraduate research. We’re one of the most...Read more
The Neuroscience division pursues a broad range of neurobiological research, spanning from the molecular to the behavioural levels.
Research areas include:
molecular and cellular...Read more
The Centre for Neuroregeneration (CNR) conducts research at the cellular and molecular levels. If you apply for one of the programmes listed on the right, you should have already been in contact with...Read more
Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences (PhD, MPhil, MD)
The Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neurosciences is one of the largest university Division of psychiatry in the UK, providing leadership in clinical practice, teaching and high quality,...Read more
Edinburgh Cancer Research UK Centre (ECRC) strives to take a comprehensive approach to cancer research, combining both laboratory-based research and clinical approaches. Overall the centre studies the...Read more
Structural Biophysics is a research area in which you can focus your studies within our PhD programme in Vision Sciences.
International centre of excellence for structural and...Read more
The Neurobiology Division conducts research in the fields of neurobiology and neuropathology. We investigate mechanisms that regulate normal brain function as well as the causes and consequences of dysfunction...Read more
Visual Neuroscience is a research area in which you can focus your studies within our PhD programme in Vision Sciences.
International centre of excellence
Laboratory suites equipped...Read more
A research degree gives you the chance to investigate your chosen topic in real depth and reach a profound understanding. In communicating that understanding, through a thesis or other means, you have...Read more
PhD programmes are based on individual research projects that last 3 or 4 years, working with a specific academic supervisor (principle investigators). Applicants are specifically matched with a principle...Read more
The range of research topics for our Ageing MD programme is diverse. They include: biology of ageing; age-related diseases; ageing health and society; technology; nutrition and oral health; and ethics. ...Read more