Category: Scholarship Vacancies

Introducing and Evaluating the KiVa school-based anti-bullying programme in a specialist school for children with additional learning needs (MRes Scholarship)

KESS 2 Masters by Research Scholarship: Introducing and Evaluating the KiVa school-based anti-bullying programme in a specialist school for children with additional learning needs. Bangor University School of Education Project ID: BUK2152 Annual Stipend: £11,470 Application Deadline: Monday 28th. May 2018. We are seeking a well-qualified psychology or education graduate with a 1st or good 2.1 to take up… 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: 28th June 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 »

Efficacy of internet-based educational films for people with prediabetes (PhD Scholarship)

Efficacy of internet-based educational films for people with prediabetes Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30028 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: Thursday the 31st May 2018 Project Description eHealth Digital Media Ltd is a specialist health communications company that has developed PocketMedic to create, and deliver, educational films using a web-based interface. Health Care Professionals (HCPs)… Read more »

Survey of foster care agencies to establish training provision across Wales (MRes Scholarship)

Survey of foster care agencies to establish training provision across Wales Bangor University School of Psychology Project ID: BUK2158 Annual Stipend: £11,470 Application Deadline: Monday 21st May 2018. We are seeking a well-qualified psychology or education graduate with a 1st or good 2.1 to take up a KESS 2 funded taught Masters in Research studentship as soon as possible…. Read more »

Partnerships for change in care placements: mapping opportunities for innovation by discharge to housing support schemes as an alternative to transfers from acute to community hospital settings (MRes Scholarship)

Partnerships for change in care placements: mapping opportunities for innovation by discharge to housing support schemes as an alternative to transfers from acute to community hospital settings School of Healthcare Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2155 Annual Stipend: £11,472 Application Deadline: 29/6/2018 Want to be part of a collaborative project, develop high-level skills and achieve a… Read more »

Is there a genetic basis for recurrent mass mortality in cockles? (PhD Scholarship)

Is there a genetic basis for recurrent mass mortality in cockles? Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30004 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 1st June 2018 Background Mass mortalities of cockles have recurred in the Burry Inlet every year since 2002, causing estimated losses of almost £3m per year to the Welsh cockle industry. Similar mortalities… Read more »

Design and Development of a Targeted Selective Treatment (TST) Strategy for Nematodes in Peri-Parturient Ewes (PhD Scholarship)

Design and Development of a Targeted Selective Treatment (TST) Strategy for Nematodes in Peri-Parturient Ewes Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30021 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 25 May 2018 Gastrointestinal nematodes (GIN) are among the greatest threat to lamb productivity and welfare and are estimated to cost the UK livestock industry £84 million annually. These… Read more »

Biorefining problem macroalgae to produce selected high value products (PhD Scholarship)

Biorefining problem macroalgae to produce selected high value products Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30020 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 24th May 2018 This PhD is funded by the European Social Fund and GreenSeas Resources (http://www.greenseas.co.uk).  The PhD will, therefore, be applied in focus with strong links to industry. Background: Milford Haven is failing to… Read more »

How does harvesting of problem macroalgae within Milford Haven affect the ecology of receiving habitats? (PhD Scholarship)

How does harvesting of problem macroalgae within Milford Haven affect the ecology of receiving habitats? Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AU30019 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 24th May 2018 This PhD is funded by the European Social Fund and GreenSeas Resources (http://www.greenseas.co.uk).  The PhD will, therefore, be applied in focus with strong links to industry…. Read more »