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Ian Wood in The Biorefinery Centre

Institute of Food Research student presenting to Parliament

Ian Wood, 26, a PhD student at The Institute of Food Research, Norwich, is attending Parliament to present his science to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges, as part of SET for Britain on Monday 17 March. Ian’s poster is on research into using oilseed rape straw for bioethanol production, and […]

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PhD studentships available at the Institute of Food Research

The closing date for applications to the Norwich Biosciences Doctoral Training Programme has now passed.  However, we welcome applications from students who have or hope to gain scholarships or wish to self-fund their studies. For more details see: Future studentships will be advertised here: Norwich Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) programme       The […]

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IFR’s Postgraduate students collect their doctorate degrees

The latest group of IFR PhD students are receiving their degrees at the University of East Anglia’s Congregation Ceremony 2013. In a series of articles we look at some of these student’s research and impacts. Training research scientists for the food and health sector is part of the mission of the IFR. The sustainability of […]

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PhD opportunities for bioscience graduates

The Institute of Food Research is offering a number of PhD projects through the new Norwich Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP) programme which involves five world-class research institutions based on the Norwich Research Park. This new PhD training programme is supported by Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) who recognise Norwich as a major centre for biosciences research in the UK. […]

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Three IFR students present their work at The House of Commons

Three PhD students from the Institute of Food Research recently presented their work to an audience of MPs and leading scientists at The House of Commons.  They were selected for the SET for Britain poster exhibition, organised by The Parliamentary and Scientific Committee.  The aim of SET for Britain is to encourage, support and promote […]

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