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Bacteriology - Structured

Course overview
The Discipline offers Structured PhDs in a wide area of medical interest. To pursue a degree, potential candidates should discuss the matter with the Head of Discipline; Prof. Martin Cormican or Dr. Dearbháile Morris.

Entry requirements

PhD 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.

Additional entry requirements
Candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.


Structured PhD (full-time, four years)
Structured PhD (part-time, six years)


Structured MD

Further enquiries

Debbie Monroe
T + 353 91 493931

Research areas

Areas of interest
• Salmonella campyolobacter
• Antimicrobial resistance in human and animal pathogens

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