The closing date for applications is 13th January 2020, with interviews to be held in Leeds in mid-February. You can submit an application via the University of Leeds “Applying for research degrees” page.
Eligibility follows standard guidelines for NERC-funded PhD research. Eligibility is therefore limited to UK or EU nationals who have ordinarily been resident in the UK for 3 years immediately prior to the commencement of the project. You must be able to commence PhD study before 1st August 2020.
For background to the project and the School of Earth and Environment, see the following useful links:
School of Earth and Environment: https://environment.leeds.ac.uk/see
International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration (ITGC): https://thwaitesglacier.org/