Funded PhD Studentships Funded PhD Studentships

Funded PhD Studentships:
School of Psychology
Eligibility: UK/EU/International

Deadline: 20th February 2017

We currently have two funded opportunities for doctoral students for 2017/18 entry.

In the School of Psychology, we aim to recruit PhD students to a range of identified topic areas, and outstanding candidates in any area of Psychology that coheres with the research interests of staff in the School.

The current opportunities we have are:

Topic Supervisor
The Dynamics of Visual Attention and Word Learning Prof Larissa Samuelson
Probing Neural Bases of Visual Working Memory in Early Development Prof John Spencer






Please contact the potential supervisor to discuss the advertised project.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified graduates. Candidates should typically hold, or expect to hold, a first degree with a minimum of 2:1 and a Master’s degree with research methods training appropriate to the discipline, with a dissertation mark of at least 65%. Candidates who have studied outside of the UK should typically hold, or expect to hold, qualifications at an equivalent level to those mentioned above. Candidates will be interviewed as part of the selection process. EU and International applicants may be required to provide evidence of competence in the English Language.

The Studentships cover full tuition fees (Home/EU or Overseas), a tax-free maintenance grant (£14,553 for 2017 entry), and a research training support grant.

To discuss the application process, please contact the UEA PGR Office - email: - tel: (01603) 591709.

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