The section is seeking to expand and we welcome enquiries from candidates wishing to establish their own independent research careers through  fellowship schemes.

Please contact:

Paul Freemont -

Xiaodong Zhang -

Dale Wigley- 

We're recruiting: 4-year PhD studentship

A 4-year PhD studentship funded by Breast Cancer Now is available starting in October 2019 in Professor Xiaodong Zhang’s laboratory in collaboration with Professor Jo Morris (Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences, University of Birmingham). The project will characterise the structural and molecular consequences of germline cancer associated mutations in two major tumor suppressors, the breast cancer susceptibility genes BRCA1 and BRCA2.

Please see the advert for more details, eligibility criteria and contact information: PhD Studentship Advert - Structural Biology (.pdf)

Application deadline: March 1 2019.