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4 year studentship, covering fees and stipend at RCUK level (£14,553 for 2017-18).
The PhD will start in Oct 2017. Applicants should have, or be expecting to receive, a 2.1 Hons degree in a relevant subject.
As part of the studentship the successful candidate will be required to undertake a minimum of 120 hours Sports and Exercise Sciences demonstrating per annum. The studentship would therefore suit candidates with an interest in teaching.
Please apply online here, including CV and references (we don't require a research proposal): https://studentservices.leeds.ac.uk/pls/banprod/bwskalog_uol.P_DispLoginNon
The PhD is based in the Faculty of Biological Sciences.
Brunet, J., Taran, S., Burke, S. M., & Sabiston, C. M. (2013). A qualitative exploration of barriers and motivators to maintaining physical activity participation in women treated for breast cancer. Disability and Rehabilitation, 35, 2038-2045.
Brunet, J., Burke, S. M., & Sabiston, C. M. (2013). The benefits of being self-determined in promoting physical activity and affective well-being among women recently treated for breast cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 22, 2245-2252.
Burke, S. M., Brunet, J., Sabiston, C. M., Jack, S., Grocott, M., & West, M. (2013). Patients' perceptions of quality of life during active treatment for locally advanced rectal cancer: The importance of pre-operative exercise. Supportive Care in Cancer, 21, 3345-3353
Brunet, J., Sabiston, C. M., & Burke, S. M. (2013). Surviving Breast Cancer: Women's Experiences with their Changed Bodies. Body Image: An International Journal of Research, 10, 344-351
FTE Category A staff submitted: 60.90
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