Joining the Forgan Group

The Forgan Group is always recruiting bright motivated researchers, whether it be for undergraduate projects, summer placements, PhD studentships, postdoctoral research or more. Please contact Dr Forgan by email, with a CV and covering letter, for further information. If you are a University of Glasgow undergraduate interested in doing your final year project with Dr Forgan, please email to discuss possible research areas. Available positions will be advertised directly on this page.

Potential PhD students are encouraged to visit the University of Glasgow website for information on external funding sources - Dr Forgan will support applications for external funding from excellent candidates.

Likewise, those interested in carrying out self-funded postdoctoral research should contact Dr Forgan directly. Please see our online resource for information on fellowships.

Current Vacancies

We currently have one PhD vacancy for an October 2018 start, and self-funded students are welcomed all year round. Interested potential students should contact Dr Forgan directly by email, enclosing a cover letter, copy of your CV and details of the scheme you wish to apply for. Summer placements for 2018 are also being considered - email for more details.

The Forgan Group currently has no PDRA positions available at present, but a position will be available in September 2018. If you have or wish to apply for external funding to work with Dr Forgan, please email him directly.

Home.  Contact: Dr Ross Forgan, A4-15, Joseph Black Building, University of Glasgow, G12 8QQ, 01413305166,

Updated 15th February 2018.