Applicants for this studentship must have obtained a First or Upper Second Class Honours degree, and have completed a relevant MSc with distinction. Previous experience conducting fieldwork overseas would be beneficial. Experience identifying and handling marine life would be highly valued. The student should be confident on boats.
If English is not your first language you will need to have achieved at least 6.5 in IELTS and no less than 6.0 in any section by the start of the project. Alternative tests may be acceptable (see View Website).