Category: Scholarship Vacancies

Landscape use and suitability for red grouse and hen harriers in the Brecon Beacons National Park and environs (MRes Scholarship)

Landscape use and suitability for red grouse and hen harriers in the Brecon Beacons National Park and environs. University of South Wales Project ID: 21090 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 21st February 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study an ecological system which could lead to entirely new approaches in upland… Read more »

Landscape suitability assessment for reintroducing Black Grouse to the Brecon Beacons National Park and environs (MRes Scholarship)

Landscape suitability assessment for reintroducing Black Grouse to the Brecon Beacons National Park and environs. University of South Wales Project ID: 21089 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 21st February 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study an ecological system, which could lead to entirely new approaches in upland landscape management. This… Read more »

An exploration of compassionate care from the perspectives of older people, carers and service providers (MRes Scholarship)

An exploration of compassionate care from the perspectives of older people, carers and service providers University of South Wales Project ID: 21087 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 25th February 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to conduct a multi-phase, mixed-method study, which could lead to entirely new approaches in future care delivery… Read more »

Evaluation of an online symptom checker for women with menstrual and menopausal problems. (MRes Scholarship)

Applications for this scholarship are now closed. Evaluation of an online symptom checker for women with menstrual and menopausal problems. University of South Wales Project ID: 21059 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 18th February 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to Evaluate and help develop a symptom tool which is a new… Read more »

Investigating the efficacy of an innovative interactive technology for powered wheelchairs (MRes Scholarship)

Applications for this scholarship are now closed. Investigating the efficacy of an innovative interactive technology for powered wheelchairs University of South Wales Project ID: 21051 Annual Stipend: circa £11 k p.a. Application Deadline: 15th February 2018 Here is an exciting opportunity to study a technology which could lead to entirely new approaches in powered wheelchair usage…. Read more »

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) (PhD Scholarship)

Hydrogen Amplification from Coke Oven Gas (COG) University of South Wales Project ID: USW MAXI 20427 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 25th February 2018   This exciting PhD project is funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS) programme and will be based in internationally renowned Sustainable Environment Research Centre (SERC) within the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science at… Read more »

Isolation & Purification of bioactive peptides from protease treated bovine milk protein (whey protein and β-casein) to develop biotechnologies and process technologies for scaled up production of peptide-containing products with health benefits (PhD Scholarship)

Isolation & Purification of bioactive peptides from protease treated bovine milk protein (whey protein and β-casein) to develop biotechnologies and process technologies for scaled up production of peptide-containing products with health benefits. Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 28th February 2018 Project Team: Dr Ian Ashton (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Ara Kanekanian (Academic Supervisor) Dr Anita Setarehnejad… Read more »

Isolation and Purification of glycomacropeptide (GMP) from whey on industrial scale for its use as a bioactive compound to improve human health (PhD Scholarship)

Isolation and Purification of glycomacropeptide (GMP) from whey on industrial scale for its use as a bioactive compound to improve human health. Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 28th February 2018   Project Team: Dr Ian Ashton (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Anita Setarehnejad (Academic Supervisor) Dr Ara Kanekanian (Academic Supervisor) Dr Phil Evans (Lead Company Supervisor)… Read more »

Metabolomic and proteomic approaches to identify target biomarkers as analytes for the development of improved diagnostic tests for Bovine TB (PhD Scholarship)

Metabolomic and proteomic approaches to identify target biomarkers as analytes for the development of improved diagnostic tests for Bovine TB Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30015 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 23rd February 2018 Bovine tuberculosis is caused by the infection of Mycobacterium bovis in cattle. The Welsh Government is committed to a “long-term goal… Read more »

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials (PhD Scholarship)

Metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials Aberystwyth University, DGES Project ID: AU30017 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 25th February 2018 Applications are sought for a 36 month funded Knowledge Economy Skills PhD Scholarship (KESS 2) working on an excting project investigating metal recovery and CO2 sequestration with steel production waste materials…. Read more »