How to Apply

Want the CCeMMP PhD experience? Take the first step.

Applications closed on the 31st of May 2022 AEST for Cohort 3 (March/April 2023)

Any applications submitted after this date will be considered next round. Any inquiries are strongly encouraged and welcome, please contact the Centre Manager at

We are looking for highly motivated, passionate and competitive candidates for 4-year fully funded PhD positions.

Does this sound like you?

  • Relevant background in biophysics, biochemistry, chemistry or equivalent
  • A First-Class Honours degree, Masters degree or equivalent
  • Analytical thinking, data analysis and critical problem-solving
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to work independently
  • An interest in and/or experience working with industry partners
  • An interest in and/or experience working with industry partners
  • Fluency in written and oral English
  • Available to complete a 12-month industry placement during their candidature, in accordance with the requirements of the ARC ITTC program

Apply in 3 steps

Complete our application checklist

  • Check that you meet the Candidate Requirements (see above)
  • Identify your program/project areas of interest that we offer
  • Take into consideration that a 12-month placement with an industry partner aligned with your Program Area is a mandatory requirement
  • Make sure you’re available to commence as part of the next cohort.

Submit expression of interest

You will need:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Academic Transcript

Please identify your program/project areas of interest within your cover letter and provide 150 words on why you are interested in this program/project area.


Competitive candidates will be invited to interview with the Centre HDR committee, who will make recommendations to the Centre Executive for Scholarship offers and invitations to join the CCeMMP Doctoral training program.

Ready to apply? Let’s get started.