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Cambridge Biosciences DTP PhD Programme

 
Dr Sam Byers-Training and Inclusivity Support Manager

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr Sam Byers as the Training and Inclusivity Support Manager for the Cambridge Biosciences DTP cohorts. Bringing a wealth of experience to this role, Sam previously served in the Postgraduate Researcher Development Team at the Cambridge Centre of Teaching and Learning. In her former role, she played a pivotal role in crafting and delivering professional skills training tailored specifically for Life Science and STEMM PhD students.

 

Sam is eager to collaborate with each of you throughout your PhD journeys, offering valuable guidance and support. If you have any inquiries or wish to schedule a one-on-one session with Sam to discuss any aspect of your doctoral studies, please do not hesitate to reach out to her via email (sb2251@cam.ac.uk). Your success and development are her top priorities, and she looks forward to assisting you in your academic pursuits!

Latest news

Welcome to our new BBSRC DTP cohort 2023!

10 October 2023

After a three-year funding gap, we are thrilled to announce the arrival of a fresh cohort of DTP students, generously funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC). Building on last year's successful securing of funding for DTP3, this October marks the commencement of the first cohort, with another set to follow next year.

Cambridge Biosciences DTP student, Maximilian Gantz, wins First Prize for ‘best talk’ at the Department of Biochemistry PhD Symposium

3 October 2023

Max (SBS DTP, cohort 2020), PhD student in Prof. Florian Hollfelder’s lab, was one of the 17 students presenting at the Department of Biochemistry PhD Symposium. His talk, with the title ‘A Microfluidics-enabled Workflow for Rapid Large-scale Fitness Data Generation Informs Biocatalyst Engineering’, won First prize for "best oral presentation".

New Training and Inclusivity Support Manager has been appointed to support our DTP cohorts

27 September 2023

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr Sam Byers as the Training and Inclusivity Support Manager for the Cambridge Biosciences DTP cohorts.