This is a competition funded PhD studentship as part of the NERC Doctoral Training Partnership IAPETUS2 (View Website). A first class undergraduate degree (or equivalent, typically >70 % or >8 for different grade points systems) and/or MSc with distinction is recommended. Publication of articles, participation in academic conferences and other similar activities will be an advantage. For the successful candidate, the studentship will cover tuition fees and provide a stipend for UK students only (please see NERC funding rules for EU citizens).
To Apply: The deadline for applications is Jan 18th 2019 at 16:00. However, serious applicants are strongly advised to get in touch well in advance with Dr Spyrakos: [email protected] to discuss their application. Informal enquiries are welcome. By this deadline applicants must have submitted a formal application through the Stirling University online application system: https://www.stir.ac.uk/research/research-degrees/how-to-apply-for-our-research-degrees/ - Programme Biological and Environmental Sciences.
More information: http://www.iapetus.ac.uk & http://www.iapetus.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/IAP2-18-73_Stirling_Spyrakos.pdf