Category: Scholarship Vacancies

Food safety and cleaning optimisation behaviours in the food industry: development and evaluation of an intervention package (PhD Scholarship)

Food safety and cleaning optimisation behaviours in the food industry: development and evaluation of an intervention package. Cardiff Metropolitan University Project ID: CMK231 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 24 August 2018 Project Team: Dr Elizabeth Redmond, Food Industry Centre, Senior Research Fellow (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Ellen Evans, Food Industry Centre, Junior Research Fellow (Academic Supervisor) Kay Tonkin, The Authentic Curry… Read more »

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data (PhD Scholarship)

Automated Analysis of Public Health Protection Data Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30035 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 22nd August 2018 Noise pollution is the second highest risk to public health after air pollution[1].  This project will investigate the application of machine learning algorithms to extract additional value from audio and associated data recorded from NoiseApp. … Read more »

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images (MPhil Scholarship)

Investigation of Best Practice in Metadata for Sound and Moving Images Aberystwyth University, Information Studies Project ID: AUM30005 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: Friday 17th August 2018 The purpose of this research project is to review and identify best practice in metadata systems for sound and moving images in order to secure future access to… Read more »

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment (MRes Scholarship)

Digital Human Model for Postural Assessment University of South Wales Project ID: 21101 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 27 August 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study a digital human modeling which could lead to entirely new approaches in postural assessment and visualisation in rehabilitation engineering. This is a funded MRes, including… Read more »

Intelligent decision support systems for water quality monitoring (PhD Scholarship)

Intelligent decision support systems for water quality monitoring Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30030 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 16th August 2018 Dwr Cymru Welsh Water are responsible for the provision of safe drinking water to 1.4 million homes and businesses across Wales. From raw water acquisition, throughout water treatment and waste water management… Read more »

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review  (MRes Scholarship)

The application of Systems Thinking Approaches to the development of integrated care services for adults with complex care needs: a systematic review Bangor University, School of Healthcare Sciences, College of Human Sciences Project ID: BUK2151 Annual Stipend: £11,472 tax free over 12 months Application Deadline:  18th September 2018 Project Description: This project presents an exciting… Read more »

Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health (MPhil Scholarship)

Developing Oats for Improving Human and Animal Health Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AUM30004 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 30th August 2018 Oats (Avena satvia L.) are a multifunctional crop used as a health promoting human food, high quality animal feed and feedstock for industrial applications. Oats are also well adapted to a wide range of… Read more »

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows (PhD Scholarship)

Upgrading and implementing mathematical models to increase nitrogen use efficiency of lactating dairy cows Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30024 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 6th September 2018 Increased efficiency of N use in dairy production is proposed as a key action to reduce environmental N contamination, and mathematical models provide a powerful tool to… Read more »

Evolutionary ecology of wood-boring and bark-feeding insects and their impact on coniferous tree forestry. (PhD Scholarship)

Evolutionary ecology of wood-boring and bark-feeding insects and their impact on coniferous tree forestry. Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30032 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 24th August 2018 Are you interested in evolutionary biology, woodland ecology, combining field studies with Next Generation DNA forensics, and exploring complex concepts of invasion biology and the impacts of… Read more »