The School of Psychology at Queen's University Belfast invites applications for a fully funded PhD opportunity in one of the following areas:
• Fear of sleep and trauma
• Unwanted sexual experiences in University students
A selection process will take place and a single studentship will be offered for the project area specified by the top ranked candidate. The studentship will be funded by the Northern Ireland Department for the Economy (DfE). The studentship 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: https://www.nidirect.gov.uk/articles/department-economy-studentships
The deadline for applications is 10th June 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 these research areas, please visit our PhD Projects 2019-20 page.
The University is committed a policy of equal opportunity. Prospective students with a disability or long term condition are encouraged to disclose as early as possible in the application and selection process by contacting [email protected]. Upon disclosure the University will ensure appropriate reasonable adjustments and additional supports can be put in place for applicants. Reasonable adjustments and additional supports will be determined on an individual basis, in line with the course entry requirements to ensure selection standards are maintained.
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.