should have (at least) a first or upper second class honours degree in an
appropriate subject and preferably a relevant MSc or MRes qualification.
Experience and interest in digital technologies as well as working in a collaborative
manner with people with learning disabilities or living with dementia is
studentship is supported for three years and includes full home tuition fees
plus a stipend of £15,590 per annum. The
studentship will only fully fund those applicants who are eligible for home fees with relevant qualifications.
Applicants normally required to cover overseas fees will have to cover
the difference between the home and the overseas tuition fee rates
(approximately £12,763 per annum).
If you wish to discuss this project further informally,
please contact Dr Alison Warren (Alison.firstname.lastname@example.org).
Applications must be made in
accordance with the details shown below.
information about applying for a research degree at the University of Plymouth
and to apply for this position please visit: https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/student-life/your-studies/research-degrees.
This vacancy will involve working with children and/or vulnerable
adults and any appointment will be subject a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
- a completed application form
- CV with two references (one should be an academic reference)
- a covering letter detailing your suitability for the studentship
explaining how your prior experience and qualifications relates to the area of
inquiry (800 word limit)
- an outline of the methods and timeline needed to complete the project
described (400 word limit)
- candidates who do not have English as a first language are required to
provide an IELTS test report that must be dated within two years of the start
of the programme. Overall IELTS score of 7.0 required, with not less than 6.5
in each of the four components.
mark it FAO Doctoral College, and clearly state that you are applying for a PhD
studentship within the School of Health Professions.
For more information on
the admissions process contact Doctoral
The closing date for
applications is 12 noon on the 30 April 2021. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview on the week
beginning 17 May. We regret that we may not be able to respond to
all applications. Applicants who have
not received an offer of a place by the 17:00 on the 7 May should
consider their application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.