Current Opportunities

Applications are open to start in April 2018 and October 2018

All applicants should make their application through the Lancaster University website click on the links below.

Once received in the CTP office your application will be processed you should expect a response within 28 days whether you have been invited for an interview.

For all project related enquires please contact the supervisor directly. For all CTP related enquires contact Rosalind Wareing r.wareing@lancaster.ac.uk

 

Can inherited memories of stress help protect crops from pests and disease?

Start April 2018

Supervisor: Dr Mike Roberts

Based at Lancaster University

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Sensor-based biospectroscopy-based approaches for reducing waste in the food chain

Start April 2018

Supervisor: Dr Martin McAinsh

Based at Lancaster University

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Bee nesting resources: the missing element of sustainable crop pollination

Start October 2018

Supervisor: Prof Simon Potts

Based at University of Reading

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Smart Detection of airbourne diseases in protected crops

Start October 2018

Supervisor: Prof Jon West

Based at Rothamsted Research

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Impacts of novel control strategies for Spotted Winged Drosophila on ecosystem services and crop production in raspberries

Start October 2018

Supervisor: Dr Michael Garratt

Based at University of Reading

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Maximising the effectiveness of riparian buffer zones in the Mediterranean

Start October 2018

Supervisor: Dr Carly Stevens

Based at Lancaster University

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