Phd Projects

Current PhD opportunities in the CNE

please get in touch with the relevant supervisor

 

Novel hypothalamic pathways in the regulation of energy balance - Further details here

Supervisor: Professor Dave Grattan,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology,
Email: david.grattan@anatomy.otago.ac.nz

 

Hypothalamic control of anxiety and stress responses

Supervisor: Associate Professor Greg Anderson,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology,
Email: greg.anderson@anatomy.otago.ac.nz

 

Central regulation of birth

Supervisor: Associate Professor Colin Brown,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology.
Email: colin.brown@otago.ac.nz

 

Investigating behavioural and structural changes in hypothalamic neurons during pregnancy and lactation using a transgenic rat model

Supervisor: Dr Stephen Bunn,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology.
Email: stephen.bunn@anatomy.otago.ac.nz

 

Investigation of neuroendocrine fertility network with optogenetics

Supervisor: Professor Allan Herbison,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology,
Email: allan.herbison@otago.ac.nz

 

Structural and functional plasticity of CRH stress neurons

Supervisor: Dr Karl Iremonger,
Centre for Neuroendocrinology,
Email: karl.iremonger@otago.ac.nz

 

 

 

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