Imperial College London

Dr Laura Martin-Sancho

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Lecturer in Molecular Virology



+44 (0)7754 286 012laura.martin-sancho




315Medical SchoolSt Mary's Campus





We are always looking for highly motivated students, postdocs and visitors to join the Martin-Sancho lab. In return we offer close mentorship, a supportive and dynamic environment and lots and lots of cool science. If you are interested, please send me an email including your CV and scientific motivations to:

Current vacancies

PhD studentship: The Martin-Sancho lab has a PhD studentship available to excellent candidates to study viral and host determinants of dengue virus susceptibility starting in October 2023. Please contact if you are interested.


Prospective students and postdocs are always welcome to arrange their own funding to join the lab. Please email me in advance to discuss suitable projects and the application process. Happy to help! Some suggested funding sources are listed below:

PhD studentship: The competitive Imperial College President's Scholarships usually open for applications in August. You can also use Imperial's search tool to help you find a scholarship.

Postdoc and Research Fellowships:As a former Marie SkÅ‚odowska-Curie Fellow, I strongly suggest applying for the Postdoctoral Fellowships. Wellcome Trust offers Sir Henry Wellcome fellowships and EMBO also has a Postdoc program. All great and competitive! Other opportunities can be found at Imperial's search tool here