Title Primary Supervisor Application Deadline Funding Type Subject Area
Brexit and the environment: The politics of a more differentiated European Union (JORDAN_U17SF2) Professor Andrew Jordan 16 Jan 2017 PGR Opportunity
Understanding controls on oxygen deficits in UK waters using a community ecosystem model and isotopic tools (CLARK_PML17iNERC) Dr James Clark 22 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Social Science studentships available via the SeNSS Doctoral Training Partnership - School of Environmental Sciences Mr Peter Simmons 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
The environmental determinants of dispersal and migratory behaviour of long lived birds (FRANCO_UENV17NEX) Dr. Aldina Franco 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Disruptive low carbon innovations for mitigating climate change (WILSON_U17ERC3) Dr Charlie Wilson 06 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Marine Ecosystem Assessment in a Patchy World: Are AUVs the Solution to Quantify Zooplankton? (HEYWOOD_U17NERCI) Prof Karen Heywood 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Life and environment during rapid warming 56 million years ago: A geological analogue for the future (PEDENTCHOUK_U17SF) Dr Nikolai Pedentchouk 30 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Demographic consequences of different migratory strategies in a partially migratory species Dr Aldina Franco 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Flow-bed interactions under three-dimensional stationary waves: 3D Antidunes Prof Jan Alexander 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Ocean-eddy atmosphere interaction (ZHAI_UENV17EE) Dr Xiaoming Zhai 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Atmosphere-Ocean Exchange in the Anthropocene – How Air Pollution Modifies the ‘Smell of the Sea’ (YANG_UPML17EE) – CASE studentship with Plymouth Marine Laboratory Dr Mingxi Yang 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Ever greener cities: The spread of urban agriculture and urban greening (WILSON_UENV17EE) Dr Charlie Wilson 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Ship smoke on the horizon? Determining the impact of aerosol trace elements from shipping emissions deposited into the North Atlantic Ocean (USSHER_UPLYM17EE) Dr Simon Ussher 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Improving our Understanding of Oceanic CO2 Uptake using Atmospheric Oxygen and Nitrous Oxide Measurements (SUNTHARALINGAM_UENV17EE) Dr Parvhada Suntharalingam 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
The global budget of atmospheric carbonyl sulphide; past and present (STURGES_UENV17EE) Prof Bill Sturges 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
How will climate change affect the production of carbon dioxide by marine plankton (ROBINSON_UENV17EE) Dr Carol Robinson 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
The Big Chill - Observing and modelling cold air outbreaks (RENFREW_UENV17EE) Prof Ian Renfrew 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Soil carbon tipping points for pesticide regulation (REID_UENV17EE) Dr Brian Reid 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Air Quality in the UK: The Impact of Boundary Layer Meteorology (REEVES_UENV17EE) – CASE studentship with Defra Prof Claire Reeves 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Microbial lignocellulose degradation in the environment (PRATSCHER_UENV17EE) – CASE studentship with Recyclatech Ltd. Dr Jennifer Pratscher 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Weather extremes under a changing climate: making better projections of future climate (OSBORN_UENV17EE) – CASE studentship with Atkins Prof Timothy Osborn 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Biofilters for mitigation of landfill methane emissions (MURRELL_UENV17EE) – CASE studentship with Norfolk County Council Prof Colin Murrell 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Rapid adaptive evolution of microalgae is realized by two-tier genomes and transcriptomes (MOCK_UENV17EE) Prof Thomas Mock 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Optimising ocean gliders for near-surface measurements (MATTHEWS_UENV17NEX) Prof Adrian Matthews 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
The maritime continent: Breaking the tropical barrier to global weather and climate prediction (MATTHEWS_UENV17EE) Prof Adrian Matthews 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Biogenic trace gas production by seaweeds: exploring the impacts of worldwide aquaculture expansion (MALIN_UENV17EE) Dr Gill Malin 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Drivers of spatio-temporal variability in Urban Heat Island at the global scale and implications for growing cities (LE QUERE_UENV17EE) – CASE studentship with BuroHappold Engineering Consultancy Prof Corinne Le Quéré 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Is it safe to go into the sea? Climate change and vibrio bacteria (LAKE_UENV17EE) Dr Iain Lake 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Plug and play monitoring – developing novel solutions for marine observations with divers as citizen scientists (KAISER_UENV17NEX) Prof Jan Kaiser 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Isotopic fingerprints of carbonyl sulfide (COS) in atmosphere and biosphere (KAISER_UENV17EE) Prof Jan Kaiser 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Improvements with a purpose: the role of accurate earthquake locations in the mapping of a volcanic plumbing system (JOHNSON_UENV17EE) Dr Jessica Johnson 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Slug it Out! How effective are catchment approaches to reducing metaldehyde loss to water supplies? (HISCOCK_UENV17EE) Prof Kevin Hiscock 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Shear Madness: New Ways to measure Ocean Currents from a Glider (HEYWOOD_UENV17NEX) Prof Karen Heywood 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Geophysical detection of fluid movement at active volcanoes (HERD_UENV17EE) Dr Richard Herd 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Mapping ocean mixing using autonomous gliders: Indian Ocean and Antarctic shelf seas (HALL_UENV17NEX) Dr Robert Hall 16 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Internal tides in the tropical Indian Ocean (HALL_UENV17EE) Dr Robert Hall 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
A source of nitrous acid (HONO) in Antarctic snow – understanding air quality in snow covered regions (FREY_UBAS17EE) Dr Markus M Frey 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Fungal parasites of marine diatoms – the biology and ecology of marine chytrids (CASE studentship with the Marine Biological Association of the UK) (CUNLIFFE_UMBA17EE) Dr Michael Cunliffe 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Landsliding in Nepal: exploring the role of earthquakes, rivers and roads (BOULTON_UPLYM17EE) - CASE studentship with AECOM Dr Sarah J Boulton 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Modelling lahar hazard and landscape disturbance following a volcanic eruption on the island of Montserrat (BENNETT_UENV17EE) Dr Georgina Bennett 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Critical controls on eruptive behaviour of an intraplate volcano (BARCLAY_UENV17EE Prof Jenni Barclay 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
The changing carbonate chemistry of the Southern Ocean (BAKKER_UENV17EE) Dr Dorothee Bakker 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Microbes, mud, mucus and minerals: deep-time record of microbial environments and processes (ANDREWS_UENV17EE) Prof Julian Andrews 08 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Democratic innovations: Assessing new approaches for mapping public involvement in controversial science and technology issues (CHILVERS_U17SF) Dr Jason Chilvers 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Sustainable Waste Systems and Practices: designing successful waste reduction and recycling schemes (SEYFANG_U17SCI50) Dr Gill Seyfang 01 Dec 2016 Funded Studentship
Energy and society in ‘whole systems’ perspective: Cultivating ecologies of participation (HARGREAVES_U17SF) Dr Tom Hargreaves 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Spatial diffusion of low carbon innovations (WILSON_U17SF) Dr Charlie Wilson 16 Jan 2017 PGR Opportunity
Climate governance and policy: new sources of innovation in an era of polycentricity (JORDAN_U17SF) Professor Andrew Jordan 31 May 2017 PGR Opportunity
Molecular ecology of isoprene degrading bacteria: a missing link in the global isoprene cycle (MURRELL_U16ERC2) Prof Colin Murrell 31 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
Novel biological mechanisms for the degradation of isoprene: a much neglected climate-active gas (MURRELL_U16ERC1) Prof Colin Murrell 31 Jan 2017 Funded Studentship
 PhD opportunities in Environmental Sciences for self-funding and international students 01 Jan 2020 PGR Opportunity