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

The Forgan Group has one fully funded PhD studentship available for an October 2019 start, with details on the project and how to apply available on our advert. Self-funded students are encouraged to apply 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 2019 are also being considered - email for more details.

We have no current postdoctoral vacancies, but are always keen to hear from prospective PDRAs. 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 25th April 2019.