Canterbury Christ Church University is pleased to announce its 2016 round for PhD scholarships.
Scholarships include a stipend of £13,000 per year and tuition fee waiver for three years. The scholarship is available for British/ EU and non-EU students and Canterbury Christ Church University is able to sponsor Tier4 student visas for non-EU students, who are awarded the scholarship.
More information about the scholarship and the application are available here: http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-research/funding-for-research-degrees.aspx
The Politics and International Relations programme at Canterbury Christ Church University has a vibrant PhD community. Current PhD students work on a variety of topics, including the Occupy Movement, Political Capital in Russia, Minority Nationalism in Liberal States, The Eurozone after the financial crisis, EU enlargement policy and security changes in the Western Balkans, EU visa liberalisation and minority rights and Crises and Federal Political Systems.
We welcome applications in the specialist areas that our staff work in:
Dr Andre Barrinha: EU Foreign Policy, Cybersecurity, Turkish Foreign Policy
Dr David Bates: Contemporary Radical Politics, Marxism, The Occupy Movement, Forms of Resistance
Dr Mark Bennister: British Politics, Leadership Studies, Oratory
Dr Laura Cashman: Minority Rights, Roma Rights
Dr Amelia Hadfield: EU Foreign Policy, Energy Governance, Commonwealth
Dr Soeren Keil: Western Balkan politics, EU enlargement, power-sharing in diverse societies, federalism and territorial autonomy
Dr Sarah Lieberman: Environmental Politics, Space Policy, EU governance
More information about the politics programme is available at: http://www.canterbury.ac.uk/social-and-applied-sciences/psychology-politics-and-sociology/politics-and-international-relations/politics-and-international-relations.aspx
To discuss a potential topic, please send an initial Email with the name of the potential supervisor to firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for application is the 18 April 2016 with a start date of 1 October 2016.
We are looking forward to receiving you applications!