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Edinburgh Napier University PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  The Limitations of Identity Politics - Project ID SAS0036 - exploring the current prominence of identity politics from a Lacanian and post-Lacanian perspective
  Dr C Neill, Dr S Fohring
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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This PhD will explore the current prominence of identity politics from a Lacanian and post-Lacanian perspective, with a view to interrogating the functioning, the limitations and the ramifications of this popular tendency and how it interacts variously with democratic potential and with the rise of populism.
  The Revolutionary Potential in Non-binary Gender Identity - Project ID SAS0032
  Dr C Neill, Dr S Fohring
Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

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This PhD will explore the current state of and debates concerning gender identity with a particular focus on the ramifications of contesting or even dissolving the traditional exclusive binary positions of male and female.
  Visual search strategies and knowledge elicitation in sports officiating - Project ID SAS0019
  Dr D Mascarenhas, Dr C English
Application Deadline: 30 November 2019

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Sports officials’ (referees and umpires) decisions can have a big impact upon the outcome of games. However, our understanding of the processes that officials employ to make quick and accurate decisions is only still in its infancy.
  Vulnerabilities’ and ‘Capabilities’ within the Context of Protracted Displacement Crises
  Dr K Sharapov, Dr T Guma
Application Deadline: 31 July 2019

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Whilst the ’vulnerabilities’ of individuals forced to cross borders and of internally displaced persons have been often highlighted and documented over several decades, less is known about the ’capabilities’ of displaced people themselves to respond to contexts of exile/displacement.
  A new approach to engineering secure microservices-based applications with blockchain and distributed ledger technologies - Project ID SOC0005
  Dr Z Jaroucheh
Applications accepted all year round

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Applications are invited for a self-funded PhD studentship within the School of Computing. The studentship is expected to start on 01 October 2019 but applications are considered year round.
  An AI-driven approach to proactive Internet Of Things (IoT) based systems - Project ID SOC0008
  Prof X Liu
Applications accepted all year round

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The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the ever-growing network of physical objects such as smart devices, vehicles, buildings and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity that enable these objects to interact autonomously and intelligently.
  Effective Sound Design for the Internet of Things - Project ID SOC0006
  Dr I McGregor
Applications accepted all year round

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Sound design for the internet of things can transform the acoustic space in any environment. It can be used as much to switch sounds off as add them.
  Future applications and interfaces for virtual- and augmented-reality - Project ID SOC0007
  Dr A Esteves, Dr L Muir
Applications accepted all year round

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This project will entail the exploration of novel applications areas for virtual- and augmented-reality (VR, AR).
  Privacy-preserving Systems around Trust and Identity
  Prof B Buchanan, Dr R Asif, Dr N Pitropakis, Dr Z Jaroucheh
Application Deadline: 1 August 2019

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Blockpass and the School of Computing at Edinburgh Napier University have set up an Advanced Blockchain Identity Lab (BIL), which aims to support world-leading research related to cryptography, privacy-preserving machine learning and Blockchain, and their linkage to sovereign identity.
  The Evolution of Institutions for Resolving Social Dilemmas - Project ID SOC0011
  Dr S Powers
Applications accepted all year round

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Social dilemmas occur frequently in human societies. They are situations where there is a conflict between what is good for one individual versus what is good for the group as a whole.
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