Funded Geography PhD opportunities
For more than 125 years, The University of Manchester has produced globally excellent geographical research. When you undertake your PhD with us you'll be integrated into our research ethos and practices, which aim to produce both theoretically significant and policy-relevant contributions to geographical knowledge.
Effect of atmospheric stability on aeolian transport
Dr B Li, Dr J Cooper
Applications accepted all year round
Atmospheric stability is the air vertical movement tendency controlled by atmospheric stratification, which can usually be measured using a series of Richardson numbers.
The Genesis of Volcanic Ash
Dr S Lane, Dr J Gilbert, Dr M James
29 March 2019
Fine-grained volcanic ash is created during pyroclast collisions within energetic volcanic flows in conduits, jets and pyroclastic density currents.
Food insecurity, risk and resilience in low income households
Food security and cold storage
Dr E Frew, Prof J Bryson
31 March 2019
Background. Food insecurity is defined as not having reliable access to sufficient affordable and nutritious food. It affects 41% of families worldwide and leads to negative health and psychosocial outcomes in children and adults.