ESRC Wales DTP Studentships in Social Sciences (Open PhD Studentships)
This opportunity consists of 10 open studentships in Social Sciences and the School expects to make doctoral studentship awards in the areas of Criminology, Education, Science and Technology Studies, Social Policy, Social Work and Social Care and Sociology.
Equality in third sector organisations (PhD Studentship)
Potential topic areas include: the issues, progress and challenges of meso-level working drawn from ‘devolved’ policy fields – such as (but not limited to): health and social care, housing, and services for older people.
Fuel Poverty (1+3 or +3 PhD Studentship)
Project title: Fuel Poverty in Wales
This is one studentship, available as a +3 or 1+3 opportunity. A 1+3 studentship provides funding for four years, completing the MSc in Social Science Research Methods in the 1st year, followed by 3 years funding for a PhD. A +3 studentship provides funding for the three years only, and assumes that the applicant will already have had research training from an appropriate master’s degree.
Living well with Dementia (PhD Studentship)
Project title: Improving the experience of dementia and enhancing active life: living well with dementia - the IDEAL study
Literary Representations of Coal-Mining Communities (PhD Studentship)
Project title: The social significance of literary representations of coal-mining communities: A comparative study
Welsh Language and Higher Education Participation (PhD Studentship)
Project title: The relationship between the Welsh language and Higher Education participation.
Social Participation in mid-life (PhD Studentship)
Project title: The structured pathways and networks of social participation in mid-life.