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Available funded PhD studentships

Details of currently funded PhD scholarships open for applications.

Project: The dawn of developmental machine learning: from data annotation to theory building at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Hana D'Souza , Dr Marco Palombo and Prof Yukun Lai
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 23 February 2024
Funders: EPSRC DTP

Project: Advanced Microstructural Imaging in the Prostate at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Professor Derek JonesProfessor Mara Cercignani and Fabrizio Fasano
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: Siemens Healthineers, PSYCH & COMSC

Project:  A comprehensive exploration of brain tissue microstructure in treatment-resistant schizophrenia at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Carolyn McNabb, Prof Derek Jones, Prof James Walters and Prof Mara Cercignani
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  A Deep Dive into Brain Plasticity through Advanced MRI Techniques at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Prof Derek Jones and Dr Carolyn McNabb
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  A Theoretical Exploration of Human Memory at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Dominic Guitard and Dr Candice Morey
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Additive versus subtractive mental simulation. at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Ulrich von Hecker and Dr Mark Johansen
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Brain magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Dr Lucy Hiscox,  Dr Daniel Gallichan and Prof Emma Anderson
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Climate distress: Development of a theoretical and empirical framework at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Marc Williams, Prof Wouter Poortinga and Prof John Fox
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Effects of loneliness on brain function in adolescence at Cardiff Universty on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Livia Tomova and Prof Geoff Haddock
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Exploring the Interdependence between Time Perception and Causality at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Prof Marc Buehner and Dr Christoph Teufel
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Exploring when and how the testing effect benefits learning at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Katy Burgess and Prof Rob Honey
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  How to slay the dragon?! Assessing the role of coincidences in causal learning using video games at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Mark Johansen and Dr Ulrich von Hecker
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Identifying pathways to mental health presentations in congenital skin conditions at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Will Davies, Dr Trevor Humby and Prof Andrew Thompson
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Impact of daily endometriosis symptom monitoring on health behaviours, psychosocial wellbeing, and pain management at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Robyn Jackowich and Prof Jacky Boivin
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  In the Heat of the Moment: Examining Past Experience's Influence on Time-Pressured Decisions at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Dominic Guitard, Prof Rob Honey and Dr Sarah Cohen-Hatton
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Integration of Social Signals in the Brain at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Elisabeth von dem Hagen and Dr Christoph Teufel
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Investigating dementia-risk related brain predictors of cognitive ageing at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Claudia Metzler-Baddeley, Prof Mara Cercignani and Dr Mia Winter
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Investigation of human sound localisation through neural network modelling. at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Prof John Culling, Prof Tom Freeman, Prof Yukun Lai, Dr Bailin Deng
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Learning Through Real & Imagined Interactions in Early Childhood at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Sarah Gerson and Dr Ross Vanderwert
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Learning to Trust Emerging Disruptive AI and Automated Technology at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Prof Philip Morgan, Dr Dominic Guitard, Dr Katy Burgess and Dr Qiyuan Zhang
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Looking and listening while moving: How sensory information is shared between vision, hearing and action systems. at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Prof Tom Freeman and Prof John Culling
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Make Yourself (MY-) Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scanners: Designing Very Low Cost MRI Scanners to Make Medical Imaging Available in Underfunded Settings at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Emre Kopanoglu, Prof Derek Jones and Prof Mara Cercignani
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project:  Mapping Physiological Shifts: A Multi-Modal MRI Exploration of tDCS Effects and Optimal Stimulation Protocols in Neurovascular Domains at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr David McGonigle, Prof Mara Cercignani and Prof Neil Harrison
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Progressive Activism vs. Traditional Liberalism: Exploring the Ideological Schism on the Left at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Dr Travis Proulx and Prof Geoff Haddock
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Public understanding and consumption of bio-based and biodegradable plastics at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Prof Wouter Poortinga and Prof Geoff Haddock
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Re-examining source confidence as a technique to elicit attitude and behaviour change at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Dr Thomas Vaughan-Johnston and Prof Geoff Haddock
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Studying the role of prediction in human vision using mathematical modelling, psychophysics, and neuroimaging at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s): Dr Christoph Teufel and Dr Elisabeth von dem Hagen
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: The everyday learning opportunities of young children with Down syndrome at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Hana D'Souza and Prof Merideth Gattis
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded

Project: Infant adaptations to bilingual environments: a longitudinal OPM-MEG/EEG/fNIRS study at Cardiff University on FindAPhD.com
Supervisor(s):  Dr Dean D'Souza and Prof Krish Singh
Start date: 1 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 1 March 2024
Funders: School Funded