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Psychology (equality) PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships

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  UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Socially Intelligent Artificial Agents (SOCIAL)

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 UKRI Centre for Doctoral Training in Socially Intelligent Artificial Agents (SOCIAL). Fully funded 4-year PhD in Computing Science and Psychology with Integrated Study.
  Do rural-dwellers experience cancer symptoms differently? A mixed methods PhD project using the USEFUL a community-based cohort assessing prevalence and response to potential cancer symptoms)
  Prof P Murchie, Dr J Allan, Dr R Vieira
Application Deadline: 13 March 2020

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1. Background to the project. Scottish people living further from key healthcare facilities have less chance of prompt cancer diagnosis and poorer cancer survival than those living closer-by[1].
  Understanding how rural-dwellers respond to potential cancer symptoms: A mixed methods PhD project using a community-based cohort assessing prevalence and response to potential cancer symptoms
  Prof P Murchie, Dr J Allan, Dr R Vieira
Application Deadline: 27 March 2020

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1. Background to the project. Scottish people living further from key healthcare facilities have less chance of prompt cancer diagnosis and poorer cancer survival than those living closer-by[1].
  Design for behaviour change in African urban informal settlements
  Dr F Ceschin
Applications accepted all year round

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This PhD is linked to a 5-year research project entitled ‘Mainstreaming Gender for Energy Security in Poor Urban Environments’, in short Gender for Energy Security (GENS).
  PhD Scholarships in Psychology

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 . Each year the Department of Psychology offers fully-funded PhD scholarships commencing the following October.
  School of Cultural Studies and Humanities

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The. School of Cultural Studies and Humanities. is the home of English Literature, Creative Writing, History and Media Studies research at Leeds Beckett University.
  Sonification for Phishing Awareness (Application Ref: SF19/EE/CIS/NICHOLSON)
  Dr J Nicholson, Dr P Vickers
Applications accepted all year round

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Phishing is a highly prevalent form of social engineering where an attacker steals sensitive information by sending fraudulent emails that purport to be from a trustworthy source.
  Crowdsourcing Social Support: Using Virtual Reality to Examine the Effects of Self-Disclosure on Psychological Outcomes (Ref: SF20/PSY/BROWN)
  Dr G Brown
Applications accepted all year round

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Current social media technologies allow individuals unprecedented possibilities for sharing information about themselves to large groups, expanding connections and opportunities for social support, thus potentially improving mental health, but the Centre for Mental Health has stated that much remains unknown about how posting on social media influences young people’s well-being.
  Does visual working memory store perceptual evidence during decision-making? (Ref: SF20/PSY/RAJSIC)
  Dr J Rajsic
Applications accepted all year round

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Current approaches to perceptual decision-making consider it to be process of evidence accumulation towards a bound, as is captured by sequential-sampling models.
  Embodied and situated bases of knowledge representations (Ref: SF20/PSY/MYACHYKOV)
  Dr A Myachkov
Applications accepted all year round

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This project will focus on the analysis of mental representations activated during language use, estimating numerical magnitude and during mental arithmetic, and perceiving manipulation affordances.
  Evaluating appropriate routes of personalising dietary advice (Ref: SF20/APP/BROWNLEE3)
  Dr I Brownlee
Applications accepted all year round

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Consumer-driven trends are increasing the focus of the food, nutraceutical and health technology industries to “personalise” their offerings.
  Evaluation of the validity and utility of emerging technologies to track health, diet and lifestyle (Ref: SF20/APP/BROWNLEE2)
  Dr I Brownlee
Applications accepted all year round

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Mobile technologies and wearable devices provide novel approaches to collect data that could form the basis of management of diet and lifestyle in reducing long-term risk of disease.
  It’s not what you see, but what it means to you: Changing perceptions of the environment to impact sedentary behaviour in children (ref: SF20/SER/LING)
  Dr F Ling
Applications accepted all year round

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In the UK, 3 in 5 children are insufficiently physically active, spending on average 6 hours a day engaging in sedentary activities.
  Mechanisms underpinning competition: The science behind winning (Ref: SF20/SER/HETTINGA2)
  Prof F Hettinga
Applications accepted all year round

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Sport is an ideal scenario to explore psychological as well as (neuro) physiological mechanisms underpinning competition. In middle distance and endurance sports such as athletics, rowing, cycling or speed skating, an athlete’s pacing strategy is widely recognized as an essential determinant for performance.
  Narrative therapy, a potential intervention for student-athlete hazardous drinking (ref: SF20/SER/PARTINGTON)
  Dr E Partington
Applications accepted all year round

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Hazardous alcohol consumption is the most prevalent public health concern on university campuses in the UK and Ireland. Student-athletes have been identified as being particularly at risk for hazardous drinking and, importantly, also highly resistant to current alcohol interventions.
  Pain responses in athletic populations (Ref: SF20/SER/THORNTON)
  Dr C Thornton
Applications accepted all year round

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Athletes are able to tolerate more pain than non-athletes. Furthermore, those who are routinely exposed to pain during sport (e.g.
  The Power of Positivity: Positive Expressive Writing and Wellbeing (Ref: SF20/PSY/SMITH)
  Dr M Smith
Applications accepted all year round

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Expressive writing paradigms, which involve writing about emotive topics, have been shown to benefit psychological and physical health.
  Learning and cognition: Investigating the pathways from genetic variation to phenotypic expression
  Dr M Malanchini
Application Deadline: 16 March 2020

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A fully funded PhD studentship is available to start in September 2020 in Dr Margherita Malanchini’s group. The project will be co-supervised by Dr Kaili Rimfield and Professor Robert Plomin of King’s College London.
  Funded PhD Opportunities in the School of Psychology at Queen’s University Belfast 2020-21

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Funded PhD Opportunities in the School of Psychology at Queen's University Belfast 2020-21. The School of Psychology at Queen's University Belfast invites applications for fully funded PhD opportunities in the following areas.
  Access All Sports: A mixed methods evaluation of what helps or hinders disabled students to access university sport and how this impacts on their wellbeing. (DeaneKU19SF)
  Dr K Deane, Dr L Beaumont
Application Deadline: 31 May 2020

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Background. Sports activities improve students’ wellbeing, fitness and sense of belonging to the university community and this enhances their resilience to mental-health challenges.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Creating Our Lives in Data (Horizon CDT)

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13 fully funded four year PhD studentships available to start in September 2020. Opportunities for graduates from a wide range of disciplines including computer science, engineering, mathematics, human factors, psychology, sociology, business, geography, social science and the arts.
  Evaluating a whole school approach to emotional health in an area of high deprivation
  Research Group: Developmental and Clinical Psychology Group
  Dr K Lester, Dr A Pike
Application Deadline: 25 March 2020

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The goal of the Family Links whole-school approach to social and emotional learning, wellbeing and mental health is underpinned by its Nurturing Programme and workshops based on this.
  University of Sussex, School of Psychology - Applied Research Collaboration

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The School of Psychology, University of Sussex is offering TWO PhD scholarships (3 years full-time) commencing September 2020.
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