Research Group Leader Positions

We are always interested in considering applications from outstanding young scientists.   Informal enquiries should be directed to Karen Traill (, Centre Manager.


Postdoctoral Research Positions

Vacancies are advertised in the appropriate media source and on the University jobs webpage:


PhD Studentships

PhD projects offered by group leaders in the Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology are advertised on the School of Biological Sciences webpage at

Wellcome Four Year PhD Programme in Cell Biology - - is active but no longer recruiting students.

NEW - Four Year PhD Programme in Integrative Cell Mechanisms

The Four Year PhD Programme in Integrative Cell Mechanisms (iCM) is closely associated with the Wellcome Centre for Cell Biology and trains the next generation of scientists in the application of quantitative methods to determine cellular mechanisms.

PhD projects are cross-disciplinary involving two primary supervisors with complementary expertise. Applications are encouraged from students with a variety of backgrounds including Biomedical Science, Computational Data Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Biophysics, Chemistry. Students are trained to adapt, broaden and apply their skill set to the understanding of cellular mechanisms of biomedical importance.

Further information is available on the iCM PhD Programme webpages:

If you are interested in this PhD Programme, please contact


Internships and Placements

If you are seeking a host for an internship or placement, we recommend that you look at the research page of our website and contact the relevant group leader directly to see if they have an opportunity for you.