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Anatomy - Structured

Duration

Structured PhD— Anatomy—4 years full-time

Further enquiries

Prof. Peter Dockery

Anatomy, Block B

NUI Galway

E: peter.dockery@nuigalway.ie

T: + 353 91 492 784

Application date

Course Code: 1SPS1


Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.

Research areas

Areas of Specialisation:

Sampling design / Stereology / image analysis

Microscopy :Confocal / ambient and low temperature EM

Immunohistochemistry

Lectin Histochemistry

Detection of gene expression: in situ hybridization/PCR

Behavioural/phenotypic Characterisation (Animal/organ/cell)

Cell culture models including 3D cell culture systems.

Clinical Neuroimaging in Psychiatric Disorders


Broad Areas of Research Interest:

Reproductive Biology

Cardiovascular Biology

Neurobiology

Biology of the Extracellular Matrix; receptors and signalling

Tissue Engineering


Anatomy is heavily involved in the research activities of The National centre for Biomedical Engineering Science (NCBES), The Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI), The Network of Excellence for Functional Biomaterials and the National Biophotonics and Imaging Platform http://www.nbipireland.ie/

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