PhD Studentships Call Open 9th September 2019

Deadline 4pm 20th November 2019

Our PhD studentships call is now open. Applicants can request up to 50% the total cost of a PhD studentship. Before completing the application form, please carefully read the assessment criteria, guidance notes and terms and conditions. These can be found along with the application form here.

Personal Development Call Open 9th September 2019

We welcome applications from Early Career Researchers who want to attend an MSc Clinical Science module at the University of Liverpool. There is no deadline, applications should be submitted at least one month before the chosen module takes place. Download the application form here.

Travel Award Call Open 9th September 2019

Applications to request funding for travel and subsistence costs when attending conferences, training, workshops and placements within the remit of the STFC Cancer Diagnosis Network+ are now invited. There is no deadline, applicants will be notified within 8 weeks of submitting their application. Download the application form here.

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The network now has a Twitter account, follow us @STFC_CDN for the latest news on events and funding opportunities.


Job opportunity: Project-coordinator (part-time)

Closing Date 28th June 2019

We are seeking to recruit a part-time (0.6FTE) Project Coordinator at the University of Liverpool. The appointee will be responsible for co-ordinating the STFC Cancer Diagnosis Network+ (CDN). The appointee will work with the leadership team to setup and implement the CDN programme of activities. This will include organising multidisciplinary challenge-led workshops, liaising with key stakeholders, maintaining a website, managing CDN social media accounts and gathering relevant material for e-newsletters. The appointee will also prepare meeting reports, financial reports and will co-ordinate the administrative aspects of CDN research funding. Candidates must have previous experience of working in research administration, co-ordination of events and project management. Excellent organisational and communication skills are required. You should have a degree (or equivalent qualification or relevant professional experience and It is desirable but not essential that candidates have a background in physics or life sciences and experience working with stakeholders relevant to the aims of the CDN, such as the NHS, healthcare industries and higher education sector. The post is available from 1 October 2019 until 31 March 2023.

Find out and apply here


Launch event registration open

Registration is open for the launch event, which will take place at the University of Liverpool, 9th September 2019.