Category: Scholarship Vacancies

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: 26th July 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… Read more »

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases (PhD Scholarship)

Adaptive Real-Time Intelligent Systems for Self-management of Chronic Lung Diseases Aberystwyth University, Computer Science Project ID: AU30025 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 29 July 2018 Low cost wearable sensing technologies have shown increasing potentials for monitoring patients with chronic conditions at home. However, lack of support with reliable personalised analytics and predictive intelligence may hamper… Read more »

Modelling the impact of shelterbelts on livestock productivity and welfare (PhD Scholarship)

Modelling the impact of shelterbelts on livestock productivity and welfare. School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, Bangor University, UK Project ID: BUK211 Annual Stipend: £14,300 Application Deadline: 17:00 on 31st July 2018 Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in the area of sustainable intensification of livestock systems at the School of… Read more »

The investigation of the use of ‘Sterimelt’ technology to recycle hospital polypropylene waste (PhD Scholarship)

The investigation of the use of ‘Sterimelt’ technology to recycle hospital polypropylene waste University of South Wales Project ID: 21096 Annual Stipend: circa £14k p.a. Application Deadline: 15th July 2018 PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar gyfer ysgoloriaeth lwyddiannus. This is a funded… Read more »

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings (PhD Scholarship)

The automated detection of potential bullying, grooming and indoctrination of youngsters in online educational settings University of South Wales Project ID: 21083 Annual Stipend: circa £14 k p.a. Application Deadline: 22 July 2018  PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar gyfer ysgoloriaeth lwyddiannus. This… 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: 22 July 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,… Read more »

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat (PhD Scholarship)

Determination of the most appropriate cell sources and harvest methods for in vitro culturing of pig meat Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30027 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 5th September 2018 In vitro cultured meat has the potential to provide an opportunity for UK agriculture to improve meat production and so, is a key technology… 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: 5th August 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 »

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:  Friday 20th July 2018 Project Description: This project presents an… Read more »