Grant-linked PhD Studentships in Psychology at City, University of London.
Closing date: 9th March 2020
The Department of Psychology at City, University of London is offering two full-time, three-year PhD studentships in Psychology for autumn 2020/21 entry.
Successful applicants would join a team of researchers and members of the autism community to undertake research funded by Autistica to accelerate high quality research involving autistic individuals with complex needs.
Day-to-day supervision for the project will be provided by Dr Sebastian Gaigg (Autism Research Group; City, University of London) and Dr Anna Remington (Centre for Research in Autism and Education; IoE, UCL).
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Who we are looking for:
Applications are invited from exceptional UK, EU, and international graduates wishing to pursue cutting-edge research that will accelerate our understanding of a group of autistic individuals who are currently underrepresented in research. We are particularly keen to receive applications from candidates who have experience with autistic individuals with complex needs and who are highly motivated to contribute to advancing our understanding of how best to support this community.
Successful candidates will also have an excellent academic track record, as evidenced through strong Undergraduate and MSc level degrees in relevant subject areas. Experience in relevant research methodologies and a strong desire to learn new skills is also desired.
Some or all of the PhD opportunities in this programme have funding attached. It is available to citizens of a number of European countries (including the UK). In most cases this will include all EU nationals. However full funding may not be available to all applicants and you should read the full programme details for further information.