Physiology - Research
The Discipline carries out research in a number of areas including the disorders of the central nervous system, electrophysiology, ovarian physiology, skeletal muscle physiology, diabetes mellitus and liver regeneration.
Candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.
Additionally candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.
Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
Course Code: PhD (full-time) 1PM1; PhD (part-time) 1PM2 MSc (full-time) 1MS1; MSc (part-time) 1MS2 College of Science—PhD (full-time) 1PS1; PhD (part-time) 1PS2 MSc (full-time) 1MS1; MSc (part-time) 1MS2
PhD (Physiology), part-time
MSc (Physiology), full-time
MSc (Physiology), part-time
Neurotoxicity, neurodegeneration and neuroprotection
Liver microcirculation and regeneration
Skeletal muscle plasticity and muscular dystrophy
Epithelial physiology and electrophysiology
Neuroinflammation, mood disorders and pain
Gastric function; Diabetes Mellitus