Applications for part funding of PhD in sexual health and related topics

Applications are invited for PhD Studentship in topics relating to all aspects of sexual health including clinical practice, public health, microbiology, health economics and behavioural science.

STIRF wishes to fund a PhD Studentship up to a maximum of £60 000 over 3-4 years.

Please note: applications for 2021 round will only be considered if they address the impact of COVID-19 on sexual health, STIs and HIV

Applicants should :

Be working in a university in West Midlands, Trent, Yorkshire, Northern and North West regions.

Fill application form Proposal for STIRF PhD Studentship

PhD Proposal Form 2021

Applicant’s CV (maximum two pages)

Send application forms to

or post to

STIRF, c/o Dr Shahmanesh and Leslie Organ, Whittall Street Clinic, Whittall Street, Birmingham B4 6DH

Deadline for applications 2021: has been extended to January 31, 2021