AHRC collaborative PhD with the National Archives
The University of Hertfordshire (UH) (http://www.herts.ac.uk/research/ssahri), the University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN) (http://www.uclan.ac.uk/schools/education_social_science/index.php), and the National Archives (TNA) (http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/) seek applications for one fully funded Thames Consortium PhD studentship. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), the PhD will be joint supervised by Dr Katrina Navickas (UH), Dr Robert Poole (UCLAN) and Paul Carter (TNA).
The studentship will cover home fees (full time) and a stipend of £13,863 per year (current rates) for UK students or EU students who have lived in the UK for three years prior to the award. Overseas students may also be eligible if they fulfil a range of residency requirements stipulated on the AHRC guidelines. http://www.ahrc.ac.uk/Funding-Opportunities/Postgraduate-funding/Pages/Current-award-holders.aspx. The student will be eligible for an extra £550 per year CDA allowance, in addition to (up to) £1,000 per year from TNA to cover research and travel costs.
The application should include:
- A covering letter stating that you wish to apply for this studentship
- A UH postgraduate PhD application form which can be downloaded at http://www.herts.ac.uk/__data/assets/pdf_file/0010/31105/UH-application-form-revised-fillable-28112.pdf or by emailing Mrs Janice Turner, SSAHRI Research Degrees Administrator, firstname.lastname@example.org
- Two academic references
- A copy of the candidate's degree certificate(s) and/or transcripts of degree(s)
- A research proposal (max. 2000 words), taking into account the research questions.
The award will be subject to approval of the Arts and Humanities Research Council. Applications should be sent directly to: Mrs Janice Turner, SSAHRI Research Degrees Administrator, email@example.com ,or by post, SSAHRI, School of Humanities, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, AL10 9AB. For more information, please contact Dr Katrina Navickas, firstname.lastname@example.org (or 01707 285624), Dr Robert Poole, RPoole@uclan.ac.uk, and Paul Carter, Paul.Carter@nationalarchives.gsi.gov.uk
For more information see: http://www.gellius.net/downloads/org_3/cdpadvert.pdf