Deadline: 28 July 2014
Open to: those who hold a first class or upper second class honours, or master’s degree in a discipline relevant to the area of study
Remuneration: annual stipend of £15,249 plus tuition fees
Edinburgh Napier University is one of the largest higher education institutions in Scotland with over 17,000 students from 109 countries. It is an innovative professional university delivering highly employable graduates, relevant research and impactful business solutions.
Edinburgh Napier University is offering a graduate assistantship in the field of marketing in the School of Marketing, Tourism and Languages. The graduate teaching assistant will register as research student at the University. At the same time as studying for a PhD, the GTA holder will be required to complete the PG Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. This is an exciting opportunity to study for a PhD at the same time as gaining a formal qualification, which will serve as the basis for a career in Higher Education.
The Graduate Teaching Assistantship is expected to start on 1st October 2014 and will be offered for 4 years.
The Graduate Teaching Assistantship is open to those who hold a first class or upper second class honours or master’s degree in a discipline relevant to the area of study. The proposals should focus in the areas of Consumer Behaviour, International Marketing or Marketing Communications.
The GTA award will cover tuition fees to Home/EU level and will provide a living allowance, currently £15,249 per annum. Overseas students are eligible to apply, but will be liable to pay the difference between home/EU and overseas fees.
Candidates are invited to apply until 28 July 2014. The application package must include two copies of the following documents:
- Application form;
- Research proposal (no more than 1500 words);
- Two academic references;
- Supplementary personal information form;
- Tuition Fee Classification form.
Completed applications should be sent by email to: [email protected] or by post to:
Mr Jim Doyle, Research Administrator
Room 1/58, Edinburgh Napier Business School
Craiglockhart Campus, 219 Colinton Road
Edinburgh, EH14 1DJ.
For further information please visit the official website.