Available funded PhD studentships

Details of the current funded PhD studentships open to applications.

ESRC funded studentships

Project: Investigating and improving STEM learning : From computer coding to logic across home, lab and school
Supervisor: Dr Sarah Gerson
Start date: 1 October 2019
Deadline for applications: 1 February 2019

ESRC open studentships

The ESRC also fund 'open' studentships for applicants with their own research idea. The School welcomes proposals in a wide range of areas. However, applicants should consider approaching a potential supervisor before submitting their application to confirm that there is supervisory capacity within the School and to discuss their draft application.

For more information on eligibility, including residency requirements, please see the ESRC guidelines.

Start date: 1 October 2019
Deadline for applications: 1 February 2019

School funded studentships

Project: Electrophysiological mechanisms underlying curiosity-based memory
Supervisor: Dr Matthias Gruber
Start date: 1 April 2019
Deadline for applications: 8 February 2019

Project: Remembering novel visual information
Supervisor: Dr Candice Morey
Start date: 1 October 2019
Deadline for applications: 8 February 2019

School funded studentships

Project: Meta-scientific studies of reproducibility
Supervisor: Professor Chris Chambers
Start date: 1 October 2019
Deadline for applications: 15 February 2019

ERC funded studentships

Project: Computational modelling of memory processing in sleep
Supervisor: Professor Penny Lewis
Start date: 1 October 2019
Deadline for applications: 17 March 2019