PhD studentship: fees-only

The Centre for European and International Studies Research (CEISR) at the University of Portsmouth is offering fees-only studentships, available for a three-year period (full-time) or a five-year period (part-time) of doctoral study commencing in September 2014. The Centre welcomes applications from students wishing to work on projects in any of the areas indicated below. Please note that these awards will not cover maintenance costs. However, students will be entitled to financial support for conference attendance and paid part-time teaching hours where practically possible will be made available but this cannot be guaranteed. For further details on the Centre, staff expertise and research specialisms please see: www.port.ac.uk/ceisr

How to apply: Candidates should apply using the standard University of Portsmouth Postgraduate Application form - you can either use our online application form or print the paper application form.

When completing the online application form please ensure that you select the correct course (and associated code) and indicated below:

  • Cohabited Space: PhD in the school of Languages and Area Studies (C2219)
  • Francophone Africa: PhD in the school of Languages and Area Studies (C2219)
  • Language Across Borders: PhD in the school of Languages and Area Studies (C2219)
  • Women's and Gender Studies: PhD in the school of Languages and Area Studies (C2219) or the school of Social, Historical and Literary Studies (C2221)
  • International Development and Security Studies Issues: PhD in the school of Languages and Area Studies (C2219) or the school of Social, Historical and Literary Studies (C2221)
  • Sociology and Social Theory: PhD in the school of Social, Historical and Literary Studies (C2221)
  • Transnational Europe: PhD in the school of Social, Historical and Literary Studies (C2221)
  • Social and Cultural History: PhD in the school of Social, Historical and Literary Studies (C2221)

If using the online application form you can upload all your supporting documents to the application form - please remember to include your CV, copies of your qualifications and references. If using the paper application form please send your completed application form and coversheet to the address below, together with your Curriculum Vitae, copies (not originals) of your highest qualifications, degree level and above, two academic references (your referees can also send the references separately to us using this form). Your research proposal should under no circumstances exceed 1500 words and should include a 150-word abstract aimed at non-specialists in the field. University of Portsmouth Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences Admissions Centre Park Building King Henry I Street Portsmouth PO1 2DZ Hampshire, UK

Deadline 30 April 2014
 

8 Apr 2014