Jobs and studentships

26 Nov 2015

PhD Third Reich and Memory

Nottingham Trent University is offering a fully-funded PhD Scholarship in the are of "Third Reich and Memory" as part of the Vice-Chancellor's Researcher Development Scheme.

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Application deadline: 12/12/2015

26 Nov 2015

The Mercers’ Company Studentship for Doctoral Research on the history of London

The Mercers' Company

Qualification type: PhD

Location: London

Funding amount: £45,000 (ie. £15,000 per year for full-time study over three years, or pro rata for part-time students over a maximum of five years)

Hours: Full-time or part-time

12 Nov 2015

AHRC Midlands3Cities funding for UK/EU students

The Midlands3Cities doctoral training partnership will award up to 89 PhD Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) studentships for UK/EU applicants for 2016 entry. M3C provides research candidates with cross-institutional mentoring, expert supervision (including cross-institutional supervision where appropriate), subject-specific and generic training, and professional support in preparing for a career.

The Department of History at the University of Nottingham invites applications from students whose research interests include:

10 Nov 2015

Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in History

The Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), in collaboration with the Research Division of The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens (The Huntington), invites applications for the annual Eleanor Searle Visiting Professor in History, where preference may be given to an applicant whose interests lie in the history of science and technology.

2 Nov 2015

Fully Funded Graduate Research Assistantship - Deportation, Detention and Migration,

Department: School of History/ Department of Sociology

Eligibility: UK/EU or international applicants

Mode of Study: Full time

Expected Start Date: January 2016. Funding Available 

Type of Award: Graduate Research Assistantship (GRA)

Annual Stipend & Salary: £4,156 salary + £9,901 maintenance + fee waiver (Home/ EU fees) £4,052

Duration of Funding: 4 years Research Areas and Supervision

19 Oct 2015

Full and Partial Scholarships available for MA in the Art Market and the History of Collecting

A one-year MA offered by the University of Buckingham and the National Gallery in association with Waddesdon Manor (Rothschild Collections). Investigating American and European art markets and cultures of collecting from the Renaissance to the present day, it is taught by staff from the University of Buckingham, the National Gallery and Waddesdon Manor.

24 Sep 2015

Call for Applications for Home/EU PhD Studentships

Newman University aspires to be recognised nationally and internationally for the quality of its research and scholarship. As part of the University’s continued commitment to supporting the most promising students to undertake in-depth postgraduate research, applications are invited for three fully-funded PhD Studentships for three years (full-time) for UK or EU students. The Studentship includes a subsistence grant in line with the recommendations of the UK research Councils (currently £14,057 p.a. for 2015-16) with all fees paid.