Category: Scholarship Vacancies

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: 25 November 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 »

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection (PhD Scholarship)

Long-range bumble-bee and Asian Hornet telemetry through metal nanoparticle coating and harmonic radar detection Bangor University: School of Electronic Engineering; School of Environment, Natural Resources & Geography Project ID: BUK298 Annual Stipend: from £14,483 Application Deadline: 14th September 2018 Applications are invited for a three-year research PhD studentship in nanotechnology/ microwave engineering at the Schools of… 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: 8 September 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… 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: 23rd September 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… Read more »

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd (MRes Scholarship)

Improving the Forecasting and Inventory Management functions in Carl Kammerling International, an SME in Gwynedd Bangor Business School, Bangor University Project ID: BUK286 Annual Stipend: £11,586 Application Deadline: 20th September 2018 Applications are invited for a one-year Masters by Research studentship in Operations Management at the Bangor Business School, Bangor University. The studentship is funded… Read more »

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients (PhD Scholarship)

Testing a nurse-led intervention protocol which is designed to reduce psychological distress in lung cancer patients Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30034 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 4th September 2018 Expanding on the title, above, in this proposed project the student will: (1) work with nurses and patients to investigate how lung cancer (LC) nurses… Read more »

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials (MRes Scholarship)

Enhanced utilisation of embedded RFID technology with bio-based materials Bangor University and the Biocomposites Centre Project ID: BUK2160 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 14/09/18 Project Description : We are looking for a graduate with experience in materials science and an interest in electronics to work on an exciting and industry relevant project whilst gaining a… Read more »

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. (PhD Scholarship)

High throughput screening of human cancer samples using novel cancer-specific biomarkers for the development of digital patient stratification technologies based around the Axio Scan.Z1. North West Cancer Research Institute, School of Medical Sciences, Bangor University. Project ID: BUK2173 Annual Stipend: £14,198 Application Deadline: 16th September 2018 Project Description The process of oncogenesis is associated with… 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 »

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 »