PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Reading

Posted on July 14th, 2016 in Fellowship, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 August 2016 Open to: candidates with strong research interest and ability in Archaeology, Geography or Environmental Science Remuneration: fully funded for four years as a research student studying for a PhD (75% of time) and a teaching assistant (25% of time)

Description

Applications are invited for the post of Graduate Teaching Assistant. The appointed person will be registered for a Part-Time PhD, while holding a contract of employment from the University of Reading which encompasses both doctoral studies and teaching responsibilities with an associated salary.

This innovative participatory action research (PAR) project will explore how family relations and an ethics of care are sustained across space in the context of forced migration and seeking asylum in the UK.

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Research Fellowships from Wellcome Trust

Posted on May 27th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 July 2016 Open to: postdoctoral or PhD scholars who sponsored by an established and normally senior member of the department Fellowship: research expenses and a salary, plus appropriate employer’s contributions

Description

Wellcome Trust is currently inviting applications for its Research Fellowships with an aim to support humanities and social science scholars at all stages of their career but not in an established academic post, who wish to undertake a period of research in any area of human and animal health. Strong preference is given to applicants with a good prospect of achieving an academic career in the field.

The maximum duration is three years full-time equivalent. The awards are full-time but may be awarded on a part-time basis if a case (adsbygoogle =... Read More »

Google Digital News Journalist Fellowship in Reuters Institute

Posted on May 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 17 June 2016 Open to: mid-career journalists from Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey Fellowship: programme fees, living allowance of  EUR 1,500 per month travel expenses to the UK

Description

The Reuters Institute is seeking applications for Google Digital News Journalist Fellowships as part of its world renowned Journalist Fellowship Programme based at the Reuters Institute in Oxford. There are two fellowships available for two terms (6 months) starting in either October 2016 or January 2017.

The fellowships will appeal to journalists who are interested in the opportunity of producing a research paper based on some aspe (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ct of either the... Read More »

Alexander Nash Fellowship in Albanian Studies in London

Posted on May 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 18 May 2016 Open to: have a doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline; anthropology, cultural studies, economics, history, international relations, linguistics and literature, political science, sociology Fellowship: Grade 7 of the UCL salary scales, in the range GBP 33,686 – GBP 40,716 per annum

Description

The Alexander Nash Fellow will undertake a two-year programme of research in one of the following disciplines, or at the interface of these disciplines: anthropology, cultural studies, economics, history, international relations, linguistics and literature, political science, sociology.

The Fellow will in addition develop teaching experience by contributing to The UCL School of Sl (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); avonic and East European Studies (SSEES) programmes at both postgraduate and undergraduate levels for up to 6 hours per week... Read More »

PhD Studentship in Chemical Biology at Cardiff University in UK

Posted on March 23rd, 2016 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2016 Open to: holders of a minimum of an upper second-class honours degree (2:1) or European equivalent and a Masters in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a related discipline Scholarships: full UK/EU tuition fees, as well as a doctoral stipend matching UK Research Council National minimum (GBR 14,057 p.a. for 2015/16, updated each year)

Description

Cardiff University is pleased to offer studentship in Chemical Biology to undertake PhD degree programme. Cardiff is established as one of Britain’s leading universities. Its ambition is to be among the top 100 universities in the world and top 20 in the UK.

Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship in Chemical Biology under the supervision of Dr Louis Luk in the School... Read More »

Let’s Make it Home: Seminar on Inclusion of IDPs/refugees

Posted on February 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 March 2016 Open to: youth and NGO representatives from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities Venue: 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine

About the seminar

Center for European Initiatives in cooperation with Active Ukrainians in Europe and Youth Peace Ambassadors Network will organize the seminar which will involve 36 youth and NGO representatives from 12 countries (Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, UK, Ukraine, Turkey working with IDPs and refugees in their communities). It will take place on 14-22 April 2016 in Sumy, Ukraine. It is aimed at empowering youth and NGO workers with tools and practices in working on inclusion and humanitarian support of IDPs and refugees.

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PhD Studentships by the College of Humanities, Univ. of Exeter

Posted on January 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2016 Open to: international students in a relevant field of humanities Studentship: £14,057 plus tuition fees for eligible students

Description

PhD studentships offered by College of Humanities, University of Exeter are available to support any excellent project connecting with, or across, disciplines taught at the University. Exeter’s researchers lead in a wide range of fields and debates in the Humanities. Current areas of enquiry include :

Conflict and security; Sexuality and society; Medical history and culture; European modernism; Global cinema: history, criticism, production; Performance history and culture; Connectivity in the ancient world; Interdiscipl (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); inary medieval and early modern studies; Environmental Humanities; Global and Imperial Studies. Eligibility Successful applicants normally have a good first degree (at least 2.1, or international equivalent) in a relevant field of humanities); Have obtained, or are currently working... Read More »

Economic and Political Reporting from SEE – Thomson Reuters Program

Posted on December 18th, 2015 in Archive2 Responses »

Deadline: 15 February 2016 Open to: full-time professional journalists from Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey Venue: 10-23 April 2016 London, UK; 11-24 September 2016, Berlin, Germany

Description

In 2016, sixteen journalists from Southeast Europe will be selected to participate in the “Economic and Political Reporting from Southeast Europe” programme, managed by experienced staff from Thomson Reuters Foundation and Robert Bosch Stiftung.

The programme includes two 10-day training courses in London, UK (10-23 April, 2016) and in Berlin, Germany (11-24 September, 2016) and is run by skilled ex-Reuters journalists. Participants (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); will also travel to Brussels and Frankfurt to meet policy-makers and journalists covering European financial and political affairs. The course will cover... Read More »

The Thomson Reuters Journalism Fellowship at Oxford University

Posted on December 1st, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2016 Open to: applicants with at least five years’ journalism experience Fellowship: living allowance of GBR 1,500 per month

Description

The Thomson Reuters Foundation Fellowship, founded in 1983, offers an opportunity for experienced journalists wishing to undertake research projects on a variety of subjects. Approximately 6 Thomson Reuters Fellows study each year on fully-funded Fellowships for three or six months (one or two terms). Thomson Reuters Fellows are drawn from dozens of countries around the world from both print and broadcast media.

Eligibility You must have a minimum of five years’ experience working as a journalist in any specialism. In rare cases we will consider you if you have less than five years’ journalistic exp (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); erience, but you must be able to demonstrate... Read More »

Studentships in Social Sciences- North East Doctoral Training Centre (NEDTC)

Posted on November 26th, 2015 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2016 Open to: holders of  university degree in the related field Scholarship: 100% of UK/EU tuition fees, GBR 14,057 living expenses per year

Description

The NEDTC, a joint venture between the universities of Durham and Newcastle, is one of the largest and most innovative of the ESRC’s national network of doctoral training centres. They are a centre of excellence for postgraduate social science scholarships, offering students a world-class, interdisciplinary environment for doctoral training and research.

Studentships are offered in the following subject areas. Please note that not all subject areas are offered at both universities, please check the full subject list for further information:

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