Molecular Characterisation and prevalence analysis of CTX-M antibiotic resistant E. coli in Leicestershire. DMU PhD studentship; first supervisor (10/2014-04/2018), partnership withClinical Microbiology, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust.
Molecular Characterisation of the Quorum sensing genes in the multi-drug resistant uropathogenic E. coli.Ministry of Higher Education, Iraq, funded PhD studentship; first supervisor(04/2015-04/2019).
3. Analysis of virulence gene expression via quantitative Real-time PCR during biofilm formation in MRSA; DMUPhD studentship, second supervisor collaborative research project with Dr. Katie Laird, (10/2014-01/2016).
4. Molecular detection and rapid diagnosis of the antibiotic resistant E. coli pathogens in the companion animals (cats and dogs). DMUPhD studentship, second supervisor (10/2013-01/2016).
5. The effect of novel synthetic antimicrobials on virulence gene expression of the antibiotic resistant Gram-negatives. DMUPhD studentship, second supervisor (10/2015-10/2019).