Careers, courses and training

Illustration of a heart and a pulse monitor

We are passionate about delivering outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate education as well as world-leading research. Our postgraduate courses equip you with the skills you need to pursue a research career by providing opportunities to learn about, and become involved in, exciting new developments in cardiovascular sciences. 

Current Vacancies

Within the Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences there are constant opportunities to join or further your career.

Below are the current opportunities available along with the links to the official application page:

Research Fellow in Cardiac Cellular Physiology - Closing date 30 October 2019

The post holder will be responsible for collection of research data using a variety of electrophysiological, molecular, imaging and in vivo physiology techniques, as well as undertaking data analysis and dissemination alongside research administration duties.  The overarching aim of the work is to characterise the molecular mechanisms mediating atrial arrhythmias and to identify novel therapies for treating atrial arrhythmia. Apply here.

Undergraduate courses

Cardiovascular science is a major component of education programmes across the College of Medical and Dental Sciences. Members of the Institute contribute to research-led teaching by delivering lectures, tutorials and laboratory classes, and supervising research projects for students studying medicine, dentistry, medical sciences and pharmacology.  

To find out more about our undergraduate courses, please visit the College of Medical and Dental Sciences

Our postgraduate courses

Biomedical Research: Cardiovascular Sciences MRes

Providing you with an in-depth knowledge of the field and allowing you to gain practical experience working as part of leading research groups in the Centre for Cardiovascular Sciences you will investigate molecular, physiological and pathological processes underlying cardiovascular homeostasis in health and disease.

To find out more go to the MRes page.

PhD studentships

To find out more about PhD studentships and releated postgraduate research degrees, please visit Find a PhD.

To find out more about all of our postgraduate courses, please visit the College of Medical and Dental Sciences