Joining the group

Graduate student applications

Prospective students who would like to carry out a PhD in the Blakemore group should get in touch well in advance of funding application deadlines, which tend to be in the December/January. Please contact Sarah-Jayne Blakemore
and include your CV.

Possible sources of PhD funding with approx. annual deadlines:

There are a small number of PhD studentships available from the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience. Deadline early January.

Wellcome Trust Four Year PhD Programme in Neuroscience at UCL. Deadline late December.

UCL-NIMH four year Doctoral Training Programme in Neuroscience provides the opportunity for American students to conduct research for their PhD in neuroscience in laboratories at both UCL and the NIMH. Deadline early December.

UCL-Birkbeck MRC Doctoral Training Programme in Neurosciece and Mental Health. Deadline early January.

Post-doctoral applications

If you are interested in joining the group as a post-doc you should contact Sarah-Jayne Blakemore at least one year in advance of the planned start date. There are several possible sources of funding for which you can apply to do post-doctoral research, most of which have deadlines of up to one year in advance of starting the project.

Possible sources of personal funding:

  • Independent Research fellowships