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  School of East Asian Studies PhD Opportunities

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The University is rated in the top 100 by the QS World University Rankings, priding itself on research-led critical thinking that aims to make an impact in the world.
  Deluge or drought? Climate change and South Asian Monsoon rainfall (WEBBERUENV20ARIES)
  Dr B Webber, Prof D Stevens, Prof M Joshi, Dr AG Turner
Application Deadline: 7 January 2020

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BACKGROUND. Climate change is expected to profoundly affect the South Asian (Indian) monsoon, with substantial impacts on the livelihoods of over a billion people.
  Understanding depression and treatment in South Asian (Pakistani/Indian/Bangladeshi) populations
  Dr Q Fazil
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a 3-year fully-funded/self-funded PhD Studentship. A PhD project with Dr Qulsom Fazil will focus on understanding the expression of depression and social treatment approaches of recovery in people from South Asian backgrounds.
  Asian Monsoon drought and flood intensity: testing predicted response to changes in global warmth and polar ice volume
  Prof P Wilson, Dr C Xuan, Dr A Crocker
Application Deadline: 3 January 2020

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Project Rationale. The Asian Monsoon (AM) is a major component of the global climate system, affecting the lives of four billion people.
  Developing new UAV-based survey approaches for monitoring tree and soil health indices in SE Asian oil palm plantations
  Dr P Scholefield, Dr R Ewers, Mr J Moat, Dr N McNamara
Application Deadline: 6 January 2020

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Poor tree health in Oil Palm plantations is a primary cause of low yield, typically dealt with by applying high volumes of fertilizers, pesticides, fungicides and herbicides.
  Environmental change, monsoon variability and human impact in Southeast Asia
  Dr J Lacey, Dr S McGowan
Application Deadline: 17 January 2020

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We seek an excellent student to investigate environmental change, monsoon variability, and human impact in a Southeast Asian tropical lake.
  Genetics of stroke: Determining the underlying pathological reasons for stroke and comparing and contrasting those findings between Caucasian and South Asians.
  Prof P Sharma
Applications accepted all year round

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Stroke is the commonest cause of disability, second largest cause of dementia and the third biggest cause of death in the UK. However, by 2050 the World Health Organisation has estimated that 80% of the worlds’ burden of stroke will lie between India and China.
  Postgraduate Research Opportunities in Global Development, Politics and International Relations & Security

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The School of Politics and International Studies (POLIS) is at the forefront of interdisciplinary research into international development, international relations and political studies.
  KESS2: Adaptive strategies for the management of invertebrate pests in Wales
  Dr N Dandy
Application Deadline: 15 November 2019

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Invertebrate pests present distinct challenges to sustainable forest management.
  Nonlinear PDEs (deterministic or stochastic coefficients)
  Dr F Dragoni, Prof N Dirr
Applications accepted all year round

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Nonlinear PDEs (deterministic or stochastic coefficients). The project is in the area of stochastic homogenization for nonlinear PDEs (Partial Differential Equations) associated to a low regularity condition called the Hormander condition.
  Reversing antibiotic resistance and sepsis due to E. coli in the UK via bacteriophage engineering of the human microbiome.
  Dr M Toleman, Prof T Walsh
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

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The ‘GW4 BioMed MRC DTP’ is awarding up to 18 studentships with an October 2020 start date, aligned with the themes of Infection, Immunity and Repair; Neuroscience and Mental Health; and Population Health.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS), Erasmus University Rotterdam

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IHS. is a cooperative institute of the Erasmus School of Economics and the Erasmus School of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR).
  School of Events Tourism and Hospitality Management

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The. International Centre for Research in Events, Tourism and Hospitality (ICRETH). is the research hub of the. School of Events, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  PhDs in Film and Performance Studies

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The Humanities Research Centre supports research in English, History, and Film and Performance Studies. Our research spans film and television, theatre and performance, and scriptwriting.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  (MRC DTP) Understanding how EDAR-signalling modulates susceptibility to skin and colorectal cancer
  Dr K Finegan, Prof K R Brennan
Application Deadline: 15 November 2019

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This work will provide vital information to help stratify patients for EDAR-based therapy by determining the patient populations that are susceptible to oncogenic side-effects of these agents.
  Sunlight exposure and cutaneous production of vitamin D in Black African/Afro-Caribbean adults
  Dr M Farrar, Prof L Rhodes, Prof A Webb
Applications accepted all year round

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Our main source of vitamin D is through skin exposure to ultraviolet radiation (UVR) in sunlight. Vitamin D is essential for healthy bones and is associated with reduced incidence of several cancers and immune-mediated disorders.
  GW4 FRESH CDT PhD Studentship: Speciation of emerging contaminants in wetland systems
  Prof B Kasprzyk-Hordern
Application Deadline: 16 December 2019

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This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the NERC Centre for Doctoral Training in Freshwater Biosciences and Sustainability (GW4 FRESH CDT) which is offering up to 14 studentships to start in September 2020.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  Adult Social Care - NIHR School for Social Care Research PhD Scholarship

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 The Department of Social Work and Social Care is recruiting to one PhD scholarship, starting in October 2019. This Scholarship aims to support a promising researcher in the field of adult social care practice.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  Application of Data-Driven Technologies to Aid Pneumonia Diagnosis in Resource-Constrained Settings
  Dr A Shah, Prof S Cunningham
Applications accepted all year round

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Background. Pneumonia is the leading cause of death among children younger than 5 year worldwide. The majority of these deaths occur in resource-constrained settings.
  BBSRC PhD studentships with the South West Biosciences Doctoral Training Partnership (SWBio DTP)

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There are 4 year fully-funded PhD studentships* available to start in September 2020, across a wide range of bioscience academic disciplines.
  Elucidating the interactions and transport mechanism of the human chloride/bicarbonate anion exchanger 1
  Research Group: BBSRC White Rose DTP
  Dr A Kalli, Dr C Pliotas
Application Deadline: 6 January 2020

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Anion Exchanger 1 (AE1, Band 3, SLC4A1) is responsible for the rapid exchange of bicarbonate and chloride across the red blood cell plasma membrane, a process necessary for efficient respiration.
  Alpha-defensin haplotypes and IgA nephropathy risk
  Prof J A L Armour, Prof O Hanotte
Applications accepted all year round

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The human alpha-defensin genes DEFA1 and DEFA3 encode short antimicrobial peptides that are important components of the innate immune system, and are subject to copy number variation (CNV) with individuals having between 3 and 18 copies.
  Son preference and sex selection: Diffusion processes and re-evaluation of policies in India.
  Dr S Dubuc
Applications accepted all year round

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Amartya Sen’s seminal article ‘More Than 100 Million Women Are Missing’ in 1990, brought the topic of sex-selection against females to global attention and inspired academic work in the field1.
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