University of Edinburgh Featured PhD Programmes
Birkbeck, University of London Featured PhD Programmes
University of Oxford Featured PhD Programmes
University College London Featured PhD Programmes
FindA University Ltd Featured PhD Programmes
"information" AND "studie…×
10 miles

Psychology & Psychiatry (information studies) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

We have 46 Psychology & Psychiatry (information studies) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

  • "information" AND "studies" ×
  • Psychology & Psychiatry×
  • clear all
Order by 
Showing 1 to 30 of 46
  Optimising the efficiency of systematic reviews of diagnostic test accuracy studies
  Dr P Whiting
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Diagnostic test accuracy (DTA) systematic reviews (SR) provide the most reliable form of evidence for decision makers on the accuracy of a diagnostic test.(1) A full SR is extremely resource intensive, often taking months or years to complete.
  Genetic approaches to understand the complex links between obesity, socio-cultural factors and mental health. PhD in Medical Studies (MRC GW4 BioMed DTP)
  Dr J Tyrrell
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Supervisory team. Dr Jess Tyrrell, College of Medicine and Health, Institute of Biomedical and Clinical Science, University of Exeter.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Examining the development of sensory-independent plasticity
  Dr K Petrini
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
  Men with fertility problems are at increased risk of future health problems, this PhD will examine their psychosocial and clinical support needs
  Dr L Ashley, Prof G Jones, Prof B Gough, Prof A Pacey
Application Deadline: 18 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Men with fertility problems are at increased risk of future health problems including cancer.
  Perceptual-cognitive expertise in dynamic, time-constrained tasks
  Dr J North, Dr A Roca, Dr C Murphy
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Title. Perceptual-cognitive expertise in dynamic, time-constrained tasks. Based in. Research Centre for Applied Performance Science, Faculty of Sport, Health, and Applied Science, St Mary’s University, Twickenham, London.
  PhD opportunities in Public Health and Health Promotion at Brunel University London

Funding Type

PhD Type

Qualification type. MPhil / PhD. Location. Uxbridge, London. Mode of study. Full-time and Part-time.
  Funded PhD studentship in Perception and Learning (NewSense project)
  Dr M Nardini
Application Deadline: 8 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

A 3-year full-time PhD studentship is available at the Department of Psychology at Durham University, UK, to start in October 2020.
  Infants’ early understanding of word meaning
  Dr A Ferry, Prof A Theakston
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

While children begin to say their first words around 12 months of age, there is evidence that they start to understand the meaning of common words much earlier in development, suggesting that infants have already started to build a vocabulary.
  Self and emotion in depression
  Dr S Kumar, Dr M Pilling
Application Deadline: 14 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Oxford Brookes University. Faculty of Health and Life Sciences,. Department of Psychology, Health and Professional Development. 3 Year, full-time funded PhD studentship.
  Fully Funded BRACE - Alzheimer’s Research PhD Scholarship: Sleep and cognitive function in vascular cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease
  Prof M Blagrove, Prof A Tales
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This Scholarship is funded by BRACE - Alzheimer’s Research (Registered Charity 297965). Subject areas. Sleep, memory and memory consolidation, cognitive function, auditory/visual mismatch negativity, ageing, Vascular Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease and mixed dementia.
  (MRC DTP) What is the best way for healthcare professionals to communicate changes in estimated risk of breast cancer?
  Prof D French, Prof Anthony Howell, Dr L McWilliams, Prof G Evans
Application Deadline: 15 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

Risk estimation models for common multifactorial diseases such as breast cancer are often used, e.g. in Family History Clinics to inform decisions about prevention options.
  An investigation of psychological and clinical factors associated with the development of chronic or persistent pain in children and young people with inflammatory and non-inflammatory musculoskeletal conditions.
  Dr L Cordingley, Prof W Thomson, Dr R Lee, Dr J McDonagh
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Background. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA) is an inflammatory arthritis presenting in children and young people. Pain is one of the main features of JIA and it is often described as one of the most burdensome yet invisible symptoms of this long-term condition.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Advances in clinical management and laboratory detection of synthetic cannabinoids (“Spice”)
  Dr T P Freeman
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Cannabis, Tobacco and Psychiatric Disease: Isolating their Relationship by Comparing Data from Countries that Smoke Cannabis with and without Tobacco
  Dr G Taylor
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Using translational neuromodelling techniques to develop a predictive model to understand breathlessness perception
  Dr B Ainsworth
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
  MRC DiMeN Doctoral Training Partnership: Using wearable technology to identify activity and sleep patterns in inpatients with delirium and Parkinson’s disease
  Dr R Lawson, Dr S Del Din, Dr A Yarnall, Dr J Shi
Application Deadline: 6 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

We are offering an enthusiastic and motivated PhD student the exciting opportunity to join our international renowned team.
  Precision Medicine DTP - Understanding the neurobiological basis of co-morbid chronic pain and depression by integrating genomics, peripheral biomarkers and neuroimaging data
  Research Group: Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences
  Dr H Whalley, Prof M Fallon, Dr D Smith, Dr T-K Clarke
Application Deadline: 8 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Background. Chronic pain is a major public health problem affecting one fifth of the general population(1). Major depressive disorder (MDD) is also a major health concern and is now the leading cause of disability worldwide(2).
  Precision Medicine DTP – Using Omics to Understand the Genes and Pathways Underlying Alcohol Use Disorder
  Research Group: Centre of Genomic and Experimental Medicine
  Dr K Evans, Dr T-K Clarke, Dr S Glerup
Application Deadline: 8 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Background. Alcohol use disorder (AUD) is a chronic relapsing brain disease characterised by compulsive alcohol use, loss of control over alcohol intake, and a negative emotional state when not using alcohol.
  Construction and attentional control of complex thought and behaviour
  Research Group: Brain and Cognition Research Group
  Prof P Bright, Dr M Pake, Dr I van der Linde
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Proposed supervisory team. Prof Peter Bright ([email protected]), Dr Mike Pake, ([email protected]) Dr Ian van der Linde ([email protected] ).
  PhD in Developmental Psychiatry - Optimizing outcomes in children of depressed parents: Identification of modifiable promoters of sustained mental health resilience
  Prof S Collishaw, Prof F Rice, Dr G Hammerton
Application Deadline: 13 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

The PhD will use longitudinal research methods and data from high-risk and population studies to identify modifiable protective factors that promote mental health resilience in children of depressed parents.
  Precision Medicine DTP - Investigating the contribution of rare genetic variants to depression
  Research Group: Institute of Evolutionary Biology
  Dr S Knott, Dr P Navarro, Prof C Haley
Application Deadline: 8 January 2020

Funding Type

PhD Type

Background. Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) are revealing the role of common genetic variants in the control of diseases and underlying traits.
  Investigating the potential psychological impact of early screening and long-term monitoring for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis among patients and caregivers
  Dr K Kwan
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Scoliosis is a three-dimensional deformity of the spine. The commonest form, adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) develops in puberty and may progress during adolescence.
  The cognitive Neuroscience of Attention and Working Memory, and Causal Functional Connectivity.
  Dr E Feredoes
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Our lab uses cutting-edge combinations of neuroimaging and analytic techniques to investigate aspects of human cognition. Specifically, we’re interested in the following.
  Epigenetic mechanisms of behavioural, placental and cognitive impairment in a neurodevelopmental model for schizophrenia
  Dr R Hager, Prof J Neill, Dr J Glazier
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

A fundamental question in disease research is how stressors experienced during critical developmental periods influence the genesis or ‘programming’ of adult disease (Estes & McAllister 2016).
  Improving language skills in children with hearing loss by developing a parent-delivered training programme based on Theory-of-Mind skills
  Dr A Heinrich, Dr H Chilton, Dr C Adams
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Hearing loss is the most prevalent sensory deficit experienced by children. In the UK alone, more than 45000 children have a hearing loss.
  Improving the lives of older adults with hearing loss: Developing a self-report measure of effortful listening to guide clinical practice
  Dr A Heinrich, Prof K Munro, Dr R Millman
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Hearing loss is the most prevalent sensory deficit. In the UK, more than 10 million adults have a hearing loss. Because it is often associated with old age and the size of the older population is growing, it is predicted that there will be more than 14 million people with a hearing loss by 2030.
  The effectiveness of nurture groups for secondary school pupils
  Dr C Lennox, Dr Sandra Flynn
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

Children with emotional difficulties often experience problems at school, especially around academic progress and within peer relationships.
  The influence of agency and engagement with animals on conservation and welfare education in zoos
  Dr K Jensen, Dr S Shulltz
Applications accepted all year round

Funding Type

PhD Type

A defining role of zoos and museums is to educate visitors about animal welfare and conservation. One important aspect for the educational value of zoos and museums is the emotional connections visitors form.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Brain ageing in schizophrenia and as a marker of mental and physical well-being
  Dr E Walton
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
  GW4 BioMed MRC DTP PhD studentship: Meeting the mental health needs of adolescents in out-of-home care and care-leavers
  Dr R Hiller
Application Deadline: 25 November 2019

Funding Type

PhD Type

This project is one of a number that are in competition for funding from the ‘GW4 BioMed MRC Doctoral Training Partnership’ which is offering up to 18 studentships for entry in September 2020.
Show 10 15 30 per page


FindAPhD. Copyright 2005-2019
All rights reserved.