Our research community

We’re very proud of the close-knit, supportive community that we create around our research degree students. But don’t just take our word for it. Find out what our current and former students and our supervisors have to say …

Ed Bolger

“The idea of doing cutting-edge science in a new field really appealed to me.”

Larissa Engelmann

“It was an easy decision to stay because the team here are superb.”

Mick Rae

“Students sacrifice a lot to do their PhD and it’s our job to nurture that.”

Lara Alshawawreh

“Edinburgh is my second home…part of my heart was left there!”

Anne Schwan

“Our role is to facilitate, encourage and help people find their own voice.”