The project is funded by Defra grant CH0218 to the University of Reading. The studentship is for 3 years full-time study starting no later than October 2019 and comes with a stipend of £15,009 p.a.
The applicant must hold or about to hold a BSc(Hons) 2:1 or above or a Masters in a relevant subject
It is open to applicants from the UK and EU only.
To apply, please send a CV and letter of application to [email protected] by 31st March 2019.
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