Finding cures for children's genetic diseases

For Students

The Cell Biology Unit is always interested in talking to talented and enthusiastic students and postdoctoral fellows who would like to join one of the research projects described here.

Undergraduate science or medical science students:

We offer sumer scholarships for second-year or higher students, for 8 – 12 weeks between December and February.

Honours students:

We welcome students from any Australian university to carry out their Honours research year in the laboratory. This needs to be approved by and coordinated through the Honours coordinator of your University department.

PhD students:

CMRI offers competitive PhD scholarships, with an application process twice a year. More details about this process can be found on the CMRI Scholarships page.

In all cases, first contact Tracy Bryan ( to discuss current opportunities and availability.