INNOGEN, the ESRC Centre for Social and Economic Research on Innovation in Genomics, is pleased to announce four ESRC PhD studentships to research the following topics:

“The changing sociality of life sciences: from molecular biology to genomics”

“Locational dynamics of the UK genomics industry”

“Firm growth dynamics during different ‘knowledge regimes’ in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sector”

“HIV/Aids and health partnerships in sub-Saharan Africa”

The studentships pay fees and maintenance costs for UK students, and fees-only for EU students. The closing date for applications is 22 June 2004. Further information about the research projects, and about application procedures, is available on the INNOGEN website: Enquiries should be directed to the Research Development Officer, Jane Ewins ([email protected]).