In-silico simulation of upper extremity biomechanics (PhD scholarships) at Queensland University of Technology Australia

Closing date: 15 September 2022

Student type: Domestic and International students are eligible for this scholarship program.

Level of study: PhD

Study area: Engineering, Health and community, Science, technology and engineering and mathematics

Scholarship value:

  • a living allowance of $33,413 per annum (indexed rate) for three years
  • the scholarship is for full-time study and can be used to support living costs
  • a six-month extension to the scholarship is also possible, subject to approval by QUT
  • a successful international student will be considered for a HDR tuition fee sponsorship, if successful in receiving the scholarship.

Description: A PhD scholarship is available at Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia on understanding the biomechanics of the shoulder after joint replacement with a focus on better understanding causes of implant loosening and enabling quantitative selection of implant design and position using computational models.


  • meet QUT academic and English language entry requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy or Professional Doctorate
  • undergraduate degree in biomechanics, mechanical engineering, or related discipline
  • first-class honours (H1) or equivalent
  • both domestic and international applicants are welcome to apply.

How to apply:  apply online

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