Welcome prospective postgraduate students & researchers

Thank you for your interest in undertaking postgraduate studies and research with the Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Critical Infection.

students in lab

Infectious diseases are a leading cause of death worldwide with new infectious agents emerging each year. Our researchers seek to understand the body’s immune responses to infectious agents such as bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi. The study of infectious diseases and immunology at Sydney Medical School covers laboratory, clinic and population studies, and involves all organ systems and crosses all medical specialties.

Applicants interested in research in infectious diseases, will be considered more favourably if the following guidelines are met.

How to apply