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Available funded PhD studentships

Details of the current funded PhD studentships open to applications.

Action on Hearing Loss studentships

The following studentship is funded by Action on Hearing Loss:

Project: Improved stereo separation for bilateral bone-anchored hearing aids
Supervisor: Professor John Culling
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Alzheimer’s Society studentships

The following studentship is funded by Alzheimer’s Society:

Project: Regulatory RAS activity in WT mice and a knock-in mouse model of Alzheimer’s pathology
Supervisor: Professor Mark Good, Professor Frank Sengpiel, Dr Scott Miners (Bristol University) and Professor Patrick Kehoe (Bristol University)
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

School of Psychology studentships

The following studentships are in competition for funding by School of Psychology:

Project: Spatial primacy in communication and debate
Supervisor: Dr Ulrich von Hecker
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Project: Game (not) Over! Associative Learning Experiments in Video Games
Supervisor: Dr Mark Johansen
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Project: Predicting the form of words: Investigating the precision of people’s linguistic predictions using Welsh mutations.
Supervisor: Dr Chiara Gambi, Dr Lewis Bott, Dr Jonathan Morris (School of Welsh) and Dr Manon Jones (Bangor University)
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Project: Psychological issues in congenital skin disorders
Supervisor: Dr Will Davies
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Project: Exploring the effects of multi-sensory environments on autistic children
Supervisor: Dr Catherine Jones and Dr Georgina Powell
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Project: Mapping subicular mnemonic circuitry
Supervisor: Dr Joseph O'Neill and Dr Andrew Nelson
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

We welcome applications from candidates who have their own research proposal:

Project: PhD in Psychology
Supervisor: Various
Start date: 1 October 2020
Deadline for applications: 20 March 2020

Applicants are encouraged to contact potential supervisors prior to submitting an application.