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  The virtual body schema project: How can body schema be objectively defined and measured?
  Dr SP Wilson, Dr T Stafford
Applications accepted all year round

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The body schema can be loosely defined as the representation of the body in space, i.e., how you know you can reach the pint at the bar but not the bottle behind it; that you can fit through the door but not the cat-flap; that you must dive to kick a ball or duck to avoid a punch.
  Transforming political action intentions into political behaviour
  Dr A Iyer, Dr C Wood
Applications accepted all year round

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Social psychologists have long sought to understand the predictors of people’s willingness to participate in collective action and other types of political behaviour.
  Understanding beneficiary responses to affirmative action
  Dr A Iyer
Applications accepted all year round

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Organisations seek to increase the representation of disadvantaged groups (e.g., women, ethnic minority groups) by implementing affirmative action programs, which include policies and procedures to help reduce bias and provide additional opportunities for target groups.
  Weight stigma and health behaviours
  Dr N Buckland, Dr A Iyer, Dr C Wood
Applications accepted all year round

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Obesity is one of society’s greatest challenges with 2/3rds of UK adults being overweight or obese. Weight stigma (anti-fat attitudes, weight-based prejudice and discrimination) is experienced by 54% of adults and deters individuals from engaging in healthy behaviours targeted in obesity interventions (e.g.
  Evaluation of male suicide prevention initiatives in the UK
  Dr C Cooper, Dr J Wright
Application Deadline: 29 January 2020

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Suicide is a global public health concern, representing the second leading cause of death for people aged 15–29 worldwide (WHO, 2014).
  Evaluation of male suicide prevention initiatives in the UK
  Dr C Cooper, Dr J Wright
Application Deadline: 29 January 2020

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Project for inclusion in China Scholarship Council – University of Sheffield competition. More information is available at https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/phd/scholarships/csc.
  KESS2 Scholarship: Community-based Optometric Referral Refinement & Monitoring for wAMD: Evaluation of Stakeholder Experience in Wales. (MbyRes)
  Dr C Wallace
Application Deadline: 26 January 2020

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Masters by Research. Here is an exciting opportunity to study a community-based Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration (wAMD) referral refinement and treatment process, exploring its impact within a range of stakeholder groups.
  KESS2 Scholarship: Investigating the Efficacy of Interventions Targeting Functional Speech for Minimally Verbal Learners with Autism and Intellectual Disabilities
  Dr R May
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

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This is a funded PhD, including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship.
  KESS2 Scholarship: Psychological interventions for physical recovery from acute exercise induced fatigue
  Prof D Shearer
Application Deadline: 23 February 2020

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This is a funded PhD including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship.
  KESS2 Scholarship: Screening and intervention for individuals with Alcohol Related Brain Damage
  Prof G Roderique-Davies
Application Deadline: 2 February 2020

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This is a funded PhD, including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship.
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