We are delighted to welcome applications to the four fully-funded PhD projects for 2016/17 listed below:
Funded by the Grantham Institute and partnering research institutes as indicated, studentships cover Home/ EU tuition fees and provide a tax-free stipend of £16,056 per year for the duration of the 3.5 year project.
Please note that full funding is available for Home/ EU students only.
International students are welcome to apply but must cover the difference between Home/EU fees and International tuition fees.
Further information regarding International tuition fees is available here.
Science & Solutions for a Changing Planet DTP
The successful applicants will be embedded within the third cohort of the Science and Solutions for a Changing Planet DTP. This interdisciplinary cohort of 30 students will receive bespoke training courses, specialist seminars and benefit from a huge range of opportunities to engage with the wider climate and environment community, including funded secondments.
How to apply
The deadline for applications is 18:00 (BST) 11 July 2016.
When completing the form, enter the project supervisor's department in "Find your programme":
- 'Supply chain risk management and resilient cities' (Gonzalo Gosalbez): Chemical Engineering
- 'Implications of low-carbon transition pathways on fossil fuel reserves and high-carbon energy assets' (Dr Adam Hawkes): Chemical Engineering
- 'Strategic narratives in UK climate policy' (Dr Felicity Mellor): Science Communication
- 'Securing health and biodiversity co-benefits from environmental interventions in rural-urban systems' (Dr Kris Murray): Public Health
Any enquiries can be made to Sophie Smith, Project Manager – Education.
Applications for the NERC-funded SSCP DTP studentships will be advertised here in September 2016 for an October 2017 start.