Up to seven fully funded sponsored PhD studentships are available to candidates. Each of the studentships is available for three years full-time study and provides a bursary of £13,290. Candidates should hold a good first degree (First Class, Upper-Second Class or equivalent) in a relevant subject area.
Building on DMU’s excellent RAE outcomes, bursaries will be awarded to exceptional students who will work alongside experienced research teams in the following areas:
Faculty of Humanities:
Feminism and adaptations; Media discourse; Scholarly editing; British cinema - international connections; Oral history and ethnic minority experiences of consumption; Movement and modernity; ElectroAcoustic resources and pedagogy
Applications are welcome from citizens from the EU and those with overseas status.
Please quote ref: DMU Studentships 2009
EPSRC sponsored PhD Studentship
One fully funded EPSRC sponsored PhD studentship is available to suitably qualified UK students. The studentship is available for three years full-time study and provides a bursary of £15,000 per annum. Candidates should hold a good first degree (First Class, Upper Second or equivalent) in a relevant subject area.
We would welcome applications from suitably qualified candidates to study in the following areas:
- Real time web-based presentation of energy consumption for SMEs
- The effects of open shop-fronts on carbon emissions and customer perceptions
- The refurbishment of buildings to carbon neutral standards
- Fabrication of Electronic Devices on Flexible Substrates
- Evolutionary Computing for Data Mining
- Visual Management Infrastructure Design for Sustaining Lean Improvements within the NHS
Please quote ref: DTA Studentship 2009
Enquiries should in the first instance go to the Research Degrees Office, De Montfort University, Leicester, LE1 9BH
Telephone: 0116 2506309. Web: www.dmu.ac.uk
Closing Date: [5 June 2009]
Applicants are requested to contact the office to receive an admission pack and will need to provide a full CV with two supporting references. Please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (0116) 2506309 to receive further details.