Applications for PhD Fellowship positions open now

Friday 17th November 2017

UPDATE: The application process is now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied.


Over the next few months, the Riddet Institute will be accepting applications for seven new competitive PhD scholarship positions whose excellent projects align with the CoRE research programme. Below are the titles of each of the seven new positions and, as each opens for applications, more information will be available on our PhD Fellowship Opportunities tab (under "My People").

Rate of digestion, absorption and metabolism of dietary proteins with different levels of trytophan

Foods to stimulate the metabolism of human commensal Faecalibacterium prausinitzii (Fp)

Dissecting the impacts of food structure on gastrointestinal microbial signalling networks to optimise nutrient uptake in humans

Synthetic casein-micelles: A bottom-to-top approach to milk

Macromolecular complexes in food colloids

Biomimetic Wheat Flour (BWF): An artificial wheat flour with low glycaemic features

Linking protein matrix structure to digestibility and consumer acceptability through oral processing


For more information, check out each project's details page or contact Professor Warren McNabb (