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Current and Past Wellcome Trust 4-year PhD Students

Wellcome to the Class of 2018!

The Class of 2018

 

The new cohort of Wellcome Trust funded PhD students are:

2017 entry
Francesca Chandler
Year of Entry 2018.
BSc in Biochemistry with Study in Industry from the University of Bristol (First Class Honours)
Foundation year student
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Veronica Dejesus
Year of Entry 2018.
BSc in Biology from Mount Holyoke College, USA (First Class Honours)
Foundation year student
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Molly Gravett
Year of Entry 2018.
BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Liverpool (First Class Honours)
Foundation year student
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Ben Lane
Year of Entry 2018.
BSc in Biochemistry from the University of St Andrews (Upper Second Class Honours)
Foundation year student
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Christopher Smith
Year of Entry 2018.
BSc in Human Biosciences from the University of Exeter (First Class Honours) M Res in Molecular and Cellular Biology at the University of Birmingham
Foundation year student
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Amy Turner
Year of Entry 2018.
M Biol in Biological Sciences at the University of Leeds (First Class Honours) . Level 2 Prize in Biological Sciences.
Foundation year student
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Other students on the course

2016 entry
David Klebl
Year of Entry 2017.
MSc in Biochemistry from the Heinrich-Heine University of Dusseldorf
First year student
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Isabelle Pickles
Year of Entry 2017.
MSc in Chemistry (2i) from the University of Durham
First year student
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Joseph Snowden
Year of Entry 2017.
BA Natural Sciences (1st Class) (Pathology) from the University of Cambridge. Staines Read Prize in Medicine in 2015 and 2016. Darwin Prize in Natural Sciences in 2017
First year student
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Eleanor Todd
Year of Entry 2017.
MSc in Microbiology with Virology (with Industrial Placement) (1st Class)
First year student
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Sabine Ulamec
Year of Entry 2017.
MSc in Biochemistry from the Heinrich-Heine University of Dusseldorf
First year student
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Daniel Van
Year of Entry 2017.
BSc in Biochemistry (Hons) with Industrial Placement at UCB Celltech from the University of Leeds
First year student
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Josh White
Year of Entry 2017.
MSc in Biological Sciences (Molecular Biology) (1st Class) from the University of Sheffield. William Ferdinand Memorial Award, 2016/17
First year student
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2016 entry
Asif Fazal
Year of Entry 2016.
BSc MNatSc in Natural Sciences (1st class) from the University of Leeds
Second year student
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Sophie Moul
Year of Entry 2016.
MNatSc in Natural Sciences (1st Class) from the University of Leeds, with an integrated Industrial placement at Oxford Immunotec
Second year student
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James Murphy
Year of Entry 2016.
BSc in Biological Sciences (1st Class) from the University of Leeds, with an integrated Industrial placement at the University of Calgary, Canada
Second year student
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David Nicholson
Year of Entry 2016.
MSci in Natural Sciences (1st Class) from Churchill College, University of Cambridge Awarded Alex Hopkins Memorial Prize for Chemistry.
Second year student
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Amy Stainthorp
Year of Entry 2016.
BSc in Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Nottingham. Awarded course prize for BSc in Biochemistry.
Second year student
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2015 entry
Emma Cawood
Year of Entry 2015.
BSc in Biomolecular Science (1st Class) from the University of St Andrews. Society of Biology Top Student Award. Awarded Forrester Prize for Organic Chemistry.
Final year student
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Brendan Farrell
Year of Entry 2015.
MBiochem in Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Oxford. Awarded Gibbs Book Prize in Biochemistry.
Second year student
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Rachel Johnson
Year of Entry 2015.
M Chem in Medicinal Chemistry (1st Class) from the University of Leeds. Awarded Craig Jordan Prize for Medicinal Chemistry
Final year student
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Caroline Seiler
Year of Entry 2015.
Bsc in Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Leeds, with an integrated Industrial placement at AstraZeneca.
Final year student
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Gemma Swinscoe
Year of Entry 2015.
MBiol, BSc in Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Leeds. Molecular and Cellular Biology MBiol Project Prize.
Final year student
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2014 entry
Janne Darell
Year of Entry 2014.
MSc in Industrial and Commercial Biotechnology from the University of Newcastle (Distinction). BSc Chemical Engineering from HiST (Sor-Trondelag University College), Norway. MSc Best Student prize.
Final year student
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Ieva Drulyte
Year of Entry 2014.
BSc in Biotechnology and Microbiology at the University of York (1st Class) with an integrated year in industry at FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies UK.
Awaiting PhD viva
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Anna Higgins
Year of Entry 2014.
Bsc in Biochemistry from the University of Edinburgh (Upper Second Class).
Awaiting PhD viva
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Daniel Hurdiss
Year of Entry 2014.
BSc (1st Class) in Microbiology from the University of Leeds with an integrated year in industry at Reading Scientific Services Ltd.
Awaiting PhD viva
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Ethan Morgan
Year of Entry 2014.
BSc in Medical Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Leeds with an Industrial Placement at Glaxosmithkline.
Donald and Marjorie Robinson Prize for Biochemistry.
Awaiting PhD viva
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Hugh Smith
Year of Entry 2014.
BSc in Biochemistry from the University of Bristol (1st Class).
Awaiting PhD viva
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2013 entry
Matthew Balmforth
Year of Entry 2013.
BSc in Biochemistry (1st Class) from the University of Leeds
Successfully completed PhD
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Matthias Gantner
Year of Entry 2013.
MSc in Interdisciplinary Sciences (Major in Biology and Chemistry) from ETH-Zurich
Successfully completed PhD
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Jennifer Mitchell
Year of Entry 2013.
M Chem in Chemistry (Upper Second Class) from the University of Oxford
Successfully completed PhD
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Phil Rowell
Year of Entry 2013.
BSc in Biomedical Sciences (1st Class) from the University of Bradford
Successfully completed PhD
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2012 entry
Christopher Bartlett
Year of Entry 2012.
BSc (1st Class) in Microbiology with Virology from the University of Leeds with an integrated year in industry at DePuy CMW (Blackpool)
Successfully completed PhD
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Emily Caseley
Year of Entry 2012.
BSc (Upper second class) in Neuroscience from the University of Leeds
Successfully completed PhD
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Samuel Hickman
Year of Entry 2012.
BSc (1st Class) Biological Sciences from the University of Leeds
Successfully completed PhD
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Zoe Lear
Year of Entry 2012.
BSc Animal Science (Upper second class) from the University of Nottingham MSc Infection and Immunity from the University of Leeds
Successfully completed PhD
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Shaun Rawson
Year of Entry 2012.
MChem (Upper second class) in Chemistry from The University of York with a 1 year industrial placement (Almac Discovery, Northern Ireland).
Successfully completed PhD
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In 2012 they are joined by a student funded on the Wellcome Trust/NIH joint PhD programme:

Anna Lopata
Year of Entry 2012.

Wellcome/NIH student
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2011 entry
Diana Monteiro
Year of Entry 2011.
MChem & BSc (1st Class) Medicinal Chemistry (Industrial) from the University of Leeds with a 1 year industrial placement with F. Hoffmann - La Roche (Basel, Switzerland)
Winner of Craig Jordan Prize 2011 and Robert Macrae Prize 2011
Successfully completed PhD
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Philip Morrison
Year of Entry 2011.
MChem (1st class) in Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry from the University of St Andrews with an integrated year in industry at GSK (Stevenage)
Winner of Irvine Jubilee Prize/Medal and Forrester Prize 2011
Successfully completed PhD
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Anna Polyakova
Year of Entry 2011.
BSc in Chemistry from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden
MSc (Distinction) in Chemical Biology from the University of Leeds
Successfully completed PhD
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Gael Radou
Year of Entry 2011.
MSc in Biophysics from the Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble
Successfully completed PhD
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Rebecca Thompson
Year of Entry 2011.
BSc (1st Class) in Molecular Biology from the University of Cardiff
Successfully completed PhD
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