PhD and Honours

Available PhD Projects

Menzies welcomes highly motivated individuals thinking of pursuing a career in medical research. Currently available PhD projects (PDF 1.1 MB). Applicants who are interested in a specific project should first contact the supervisor listed.

(Note: Some PhD projects listed can be restructured to accommodate an Honours project. For more information contact the project supervisor.)

Additional Research Degree projects for the College of Health and Medicine. Further information on Research Degrees, including how to apply, scholarships and entry requirements, is available.

Available Honours Scholarships

For more information, contact the Honours Coordinator Professor Jo Dickinson

Menzies PhD and Honours projects are in the following theme areas:

  • Brain Health and Disease
  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Health and Disease
  • Genetics and Cancer
  • Musculoskeletal Health and Disease
  • Public Health, Primary Care and Health Services

Find out more

Our website also includes the contact details of the laboratory heads, and Institute Senior Members and Members. Feel free to contact them if you wish to learn more about their research, or to enquire about current or future opportunities for Honours and PhD projects.

Graduate Research Coordinators

Graduate Research Coordinators (GRC) serve a critical role in the overall experience of Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates. Potential applicants are welcome to contact our GRCs for information about available projects and supervisors, scholarship opportunities and admissions procedures.

Further information is also available from the Graduate Research Office.