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Funded PhD Opportunities in the School of Psychology at Queen’s University Belfast 2019-20

  • Funded PhD Programme (Students Worldwide)
    Funded PhD Programme (Students Worldwide)

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Profile Description

 The School of Psychology at Queen's University Belfast invites applications for fully funded PhD opportunities in the following areas:

• Improving human-robot coordination through mutual action understanding
• Improving psychological outcomes after a diagnosis of Upper GI Cancer
• Applied canine olfaction training, welfare, and owner well-being
• Developing a psychological intervention to enhance well-being and mental health in parents and children/adolescents with diabetes.
• Understanding the evolutionary mechanisms underlying infant features in cats and their implications for animal welfare
• School adjustment and achievement of majority and minority students
• Loneliness across the lifespan: Understanding and addressing the causes through intergenerational contact
• Fathers and the intergenerational transmission of parenting
• Assessing alcohol-related problems in young people
Studentships for the above research areas are funded by the Northern Ireland Department for the Economy (DfE). The following studentship is funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) as part of a larger project:
• Improving attitudes towards gender equality initiatives: An examination of long-term effects of interventions

The studentships may cover maintenance and fees for a maximum of three years, depending on residency status.

For further details re eligibility criteria (including academic, citizenship and residency criteria) please click on the DfE Research Eligibility Guidance Notes:

The deadline for applications for all of these opportunities is Monday 25th March 2019, see How to Apply:
Applicants for any of these opportunities must have at least a 2.1 degree (or equivalent) in Psychology or a related subject.

For a full description of all of the opportunities in the School, please visit our PhD Projects 2019-20 page.

Funding Notes

Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. Applications for this programme are welcome from suitably qualified candidates worldwide. Funding may only be available to a limited set of nationalities and you should read the full programme details for further information.

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