Joining the Group

Masters and PhD Opportunities

The School of Chemistry offers a great environment to carry out PhD research – for more information click here.

Fully funded PhD position 
Fully funded PhD position available in “Molecular Modeling of Materials for Chemical Pollution Remediation” in the School of Chemistry at the University of Edinburgh.
Eligibility: UK/EU citizens, with a possibility for overseas tuition fees via Edinburgh Global.
Start: 2020, applications will be considered until a candidate is identified.
Masters and PhD Scholarships:

If you are interested in applying for a PhD scholarship, please email Valentina describing your research interests and attaching your CV. 

For outstanding students of any nationality, the School of Chemistry offers a highly competitive Prize Scholarship.

Furthermore, to attract high-quality overseas students, the University offers Edinburgh Global Research Scholarship and Principal’s Career Development PhD Scholarships.

A highly competitive Carnegie Trust Scholarship to retain students (of any nationality) that are on track for the First Class Honours degree from a Scottish university.

Scholarships for International Students available for citizens/residents of a specific country:


PostDoctoral Opportunities

If you are interested in applying for a postdoctoral fellowship to work in the group, please contact Valentina with a brief description of your research interests and your CV.

Postdoctoral Fellowships:


Applicant country-specific International Fellowships to carry out postdoctoral work in the UK: