The Department of History, University of Nottingham, PhD Studentship

The Department of History at the University of Nottingham invites applications from outstanding candidates. The studentship is funded by the late John Robinson, alumnus of the History Department. Excellent applications in any area that can be supervised within the Department are welcomed, especially:

  • Urban development and urban culture from early medieval to modern period
  • Political history of medieval England
  • Politics, society and culture in early modern England and Europe
  • Political identities and ideologies in modern and contemporary Britain, Europe, USA and Russia
  • Histories of rights and justice
  • Visual and material cultures in modern Britain, Europe and Russia
  • Histories of ethnicity, race and nation
  • European empires, colonialism and decolonization
  • Histories of health and medicine
  • Histories of gender and sexuality from early medieval to modern period
  • Asia-Pacific histories in the modern period

Eligibility:

  • Must be starting PhD studies in September 2017
  • Full-time
  • UK, EU or overseas fee status
  • Must hold an offer of a place to study in the Department of History, University of Nottingham

The award pays the equivalent of UK/EU tuition fees and a maintenance grant of approx £14,210 p.a. for a maximum of three years of full-time doctoral study (subject to evidence of satisfactory progress). The stipend for International students will be approximately £3,500 to £4,000 because of higher tuition fees.

The deadline for funding applications is 13.00 (UK time) on 7 April 2017 to humanities-pgr-enquiries@nottingham.ac.uk

Apply for a place to study here:

http://pgstudy.nottingham.ac.uk/apply-postgraduate-course/apply-online.aspx.

NB: references only need to be submitted when you apply for a place to study.

Please ensure that your referees are aware

  1. that what they write will also be used to assess your funding application;
  2. of the deadline for submission of references.

Informal enquiries and requests for application forms may be addressed to Dr Karen Adler: karen.adler@nottingham.ac.uk

Published on: 
9 Jan 2017