The studentship offers an annual stipend of £15,224 per annum for three years and payment of tuition fees (current value £4324). Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed and the successful candidate selected based on their qualifications, suitability for the post and interview performance. Successful applicants will be expected to contribute up to 6 hours/week to UWS’ academic related activities.
Studentships are open to Home/EU candidates with a first degree in a relevant discipline. Non-EU students can apply, but will not receive the stipend and will be required to pay fees.
Interviews will be held at the University of the West of Scotland.
Candidates must be available to commence their studies on 1st October 2020.
Applications can be made via the findaphd.com website (project no. PHDHLS2001). Enquiries regarding the project should be made to: Dr Frances Orton, [email protected] Enquiries regarding the application process should be made to [email protected]
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