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Social Work, Social Policy & Administration PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships in the UK

We have 45 Social Work, Social Policy & Administration PhD Projects, Programs & Scholarships in the UK

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  Improving the effectiveness of social advertising
  Research Group: Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group
  Dr M Zawisza, Dr D McDermott
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group - http://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-technology/research/our-research-institutes-and-groups/applied-social-and-health-psychology.
  The impact of transcultural migration on body image and disordered eating
  Research Group: Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group
  Prof V Swami
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group - http://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-technology/research/our-research-institutes-and-groups/applied-social-and-health-psychology.
  Using interpersonal touch as a means to improve carer and patient relationship
  Research Group: Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group
  Dr C Jansson-Boyd, Dr D Antoniotti de Vasconcelos e Sa, Dr J Aspell
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Applied, Social and Health Psychology Research Group - http://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-technology/research/our-research-institutes-and-groups/applied-social-and-health-psychology.
  The investigation of the fire risk of clothes contaminated with different skin emollients and paraffin based personal care products
  Research Group: Forensic & Investigative Sciences Research Group
  Dr S Hall, Dr J Morrissey
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Forensic & Investigative Sciences Research Group - https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/research/institutes-and-groups/forensic-and-investigative.
  Develop smart, dementia-friendly signage
  Research Group: Future Cities Research Network
  Dr F Pascale, Dr A Pooley
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Future Cities Research Network - https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/research/institutes-and-groups/future-cities.
  Mitigation, adaptation, built asset management and climate change
  Research Group: Future Cities Research Network
  Prof K Jones, Dr A Coday
Applications accepted all year round

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Research Group. Future Cities Research Network - https://www.anglia.ac.uk/science-and-engineering/research/institutes-and-groups/future-cities.
  PhD opportunities in Social Work / Youth and Community Studies at Brunel University London

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Qualification type. MPhil / PhD. Location. Uxbridge, London. Mode of study. Full-time and Part-time.
  An exploration of professionals’ decision making in the protection of vulnerable adults
  Dr M Kettle, Dr S Grant
Applications accepted all year round

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Project reference number. SHLS019024. The recent Care Inspectorate thematic inspection of Adult Support and Protection in Scotland highlights a number of key issues.
  Exploring the relationship between social work and the UK Government’s Prevent Strategy
  Prof S Webb, Dr S Jackson, Dr N Farmer
Applications accepted all year round

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Project reference number. SHLS19021. The Prevent policy is a strand of the Governments Countering Violent Extremism (C.V.E) policy CONTEST.
  The experiences of families of African descent within the statutory child protection intervention in Scotland.
  Dr I Jackson, Dr S Jackson, Dr N Farmer
Applications accepted all year round

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Project reference number. SHLS019022. There is a paucity of research that has sought to explore the experiences of families of African descent within the statutory child protection context in Scotland.
  Understanding the therapeutic relationship between residential care staff and young people with substance use problems.
  Prof L Elliott, Prof S Dawe
Applications accepted all year round

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Project reference number. SHLS19008. A number of studies highlight a significant relationship between ‘Adverse Childhood Experiences’ (A.C.E), and the development of problematic substance use.
  PhD Studentship opportunity exploring young people’s school to work transitions
  Prof S Gewirtz, Dr T de St Croix
Application Deadline: 7 October 2019

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Location. London. Funding for. UK Students, EU Students. Funding amount. £17,675 stipend pa for four years (tax free), home/EU tuition fees (also for four years) plus up to £1000 pa for training and support and up to £1600 for an overseas institutional visit.
  Safety in Voluntary Construction (Advert Reference: SF18/MCE/CRAPPER)
  Prof M Crapper
Applications accepted all year round

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Commercial construction work is dangerous, often subject to profitmaking pressures that can hinder improvements in safety.
  PhDs in Health and Social Care

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Health and Social Care research at Sheffield Hallam University includes an extensive range of research, evaluation and development work.
  Conversation analysis of health communication
  Dr S Speer
Applications accepted all year round

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Good communication can enhance health outcomes. In order to optimise health communication in different settings it is important to understand what interactional techniques are used, and which techniques work well and less well.
  Working to identify support needs for staff working within prison environments.
  Prof J Shaw, Dr A Shepherd
Applications accepted all year round

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Prisons represent intense sites of mental distress and suffering. Epidemiological studies demonstrate consistently high rates of mental disorder amongst prisoners globally.
  Sociology PhD opportunities

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Sociology at Manchester offers a vibrant and exciting environment within which to undertake postgraduate research study. Our consistently high research ranking and wide range of specialisms means you can be sure of a varied and valuable experience.
  Social & Policy Sciences PhD

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Overview. Students carry out a supervised programme of research at the leading edge of their chosen subject. From an initial proposal, students design and conduct a research programme under the direction of one or two members of our academic staff.
  Professional Doctorate in Health at the University of Bath

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 . Professional Doctorate in Health at the University of Bath. The renowned Professional Doctorate in Health programme at the University of Bath is a part-time distance learning programme, designed specifically to help develop research and leadership skills in health and social care.
  Adult Social Care - NIHR School for Social Care Research PhD Scholarship

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 The Department of Social Work and Social Care is recruiting to one PhD scholarship, starting in October 2019. This Scholarship aims to support a promising researcher in the field of adult social care practice.
  Addressing barriers to maternity care for migrant women
  Research Group: Health Inequalities
  Dr M Cooper
Applications accepted all year round

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It is well documented that migrant women experience barriers accessing maternity care. These include language barriers, cultural differences, lack of understanding of services and also financial barriers.
  EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Cybersecurity

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Within the next few years the number of devices connected to each other and the Internet will outnumber humans by almost 5:1. These connected devices will underpin everything from healthcare to transport to energy and manufacturing.
  Postgraduate Research Studentships in Social Sciences

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The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of East Anglia, England, has an excellent internationally renowned research reputation with strong international and European links to universities, research institutes and research councils throughout the world.
  Funded and self-funded Professional Doctorates – apply now for 2019 entry

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UEA is currently offering a number of Professional Doctorates, a chance for working professionals to return to study to combine professional and academic skills.
  Master's by Research Scholarship. Past Times: Evaluating a Community Project for Older Adults
  Dr D Leeming, Dr K Shibazaki
Application Deadline: 28 October 2019

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This is an exciting opportunity for a funded Master’s by Research Scholarship within the School of Human and Health Sciences at the University of Huddersfield.
  Investigating models of survivorship care for patients with haematological malignancie.
  Dr D Allsup
Application Deadline: 31 March 2020

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The haematological cancers lymphoma, leukaemia and myeloma represent 8% of all cancers and collectively are the fifth commonest cancer.
  Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) PhD Opportunities at School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR)

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 The studentship is specifically related to the field of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). This would be suited to a student who is enthusiastic about behaviour analytic research and is an opportunity to work collaboratively with the ABA and Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) programme team at the Tizard Centre.
  Criminology
  Prof C Shilling
Applications accepted all year round

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Criminology is an important part of the activities of the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR. The atmosphere of the School is informal and friendly and there is a lively and diverse postgraduate community.
  Criminology PhD Opportunities at School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR)

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 Criminology is an important part of the activities of the School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR. The atmosphere of the School is informal and friendly and there is a lively and diverse postgraduate community.
  Health and Social Care PhD Opportunities at School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research (SSPSSR)

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 We are offering three 3-year PhD scholarships (full-time or 5 years part-time) to be based in the Centre for Health Services Studies (CHSS) and Personal Social Services Research Unit (PSSRU) in the School of Social Policy and Social Research (SSPSSR), University of Kent.
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