Dentistry

  • Oral and dental-health related sciences 
  • Dental education 
  • Priority setting 
  • Complex Public Health Interventions for socially marginalised groups
  • Primary dental care

  • Designing and evaluating interventions, including tissue engineering and nanotechnology 
  • Oral and systemic diseases, including oral cancer 
  • Environmental sustainability
  • Evaluating the impact of services

Although you can do research in any of the areas and themes above, you may wish to look at the programmes available from the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health: Medicine, Dentistry and Human Sciences:

Postgraduate Research Coordinators

If you are thinking about becoming a postgraduate researcher at the University of Plymouth, you are welcome to contact the Postgraduate Research Coordinators in your field of interest.

They will discuss potential supervisors with you and answer any questions you might have about embarking on a research degree in their research area.

Find out who to contact and how they can help you

How to apply for a research degree

Do you need more information about admissions requirements?

We offer a wide variety of degrees, including ResM research degrees, Professional Doctorates, MPhil and PhD doctorate opportunities.

Find more information and how to apply