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Current PhD opportunities at the University of Hull

Current PhD opportunities at the University of Hull

We are delighted to launch our PhD scholarships programme compromising 20 exciting projects to start in September 2022. We are now looking for the next generation of talented researchers to work with us to solve some of today’s most urgent societal challenges in the following thematic clusters:We have a number of exciting funded PhD opportunities, spanning a range of subject areas.

Come and join us and be part of our vibrant research community, tackling some of world’s most important societal challenges. See below for opportunities in our main scholarship programmes and find more opportunities on the University of Hull’s PhD scholarships page.

We are advertising the following current projects:


Investigating the ecological, environmental, and societal costs and benefits of rewilding.

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Transatlantic Cultures of Incarceration

Studying cultural representations of incarceration.

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Current PhD opportunities at the University of Hull

Living with Death – Learning from COVID

Understanding the unintended consequences of socially distanced death.

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Exercise for Improving Cancer Treatment Efficacy (EspriT)

Investigating how exercise can improve outcomes for cancer patients.

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White Rose DTP

Develop your own research project within our five Social Science Research Pathways.

AURA CDT – Offshore Wind Energy and the Environment

Opportunities for exceptional graduates from a range of STEM backgrounds.

EPSRC Aura Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Offshore Wind Energy and the EnvironmentDetails
Current PhD opportunities at the University of Hull

NERC Panorama DTP

Recruiting people with a passion for the environment.

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Leverhulme Doctoral Scholarships Centre for Water Cultures

Pioneering interdisciplinary and transhistorical research in the green-blue humanities.

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Contact and how to apply

If you have any questions, please contact the lead supervisor the project you are interested in. You need to apply online via the University of Hull website. CVs will not be considered.

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