Tag: PhD

Digital Health Solutions for medication adherence support – PhD Scholarship

   Digital Health Solutions for medication adherence support Centre for Health Economics and Medicines Evaluation, School of Health Sciences and Aparito Ltd. Project ID: BUKE027 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 9am on the 2nd December, 2019 Project Description: Medication non-adherence is highly prevalent, especially in older patients who often have multi-morbidity. Over a half of… Read more »

The effect of managed honeybees on wild pollinator networks- PhD Scholarship

The effect of managed honeybees on wild pollinator networks School of Natural Sciences, Bangor University, Wales Project ID: BUK2E024 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 30 November 2019 Increasing interest in beekeeping using the western honeybee Apis mellifera has led to concerns that managed bees may negatively affect wild pollinators (including other wild bees, flies, butterflies,… Read more »

DNA Repair/Nutrient Sensing- PhD Studentship

Bangor University, School of Medical Sciences Project ID:  BUK2E019 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 10th. November 2019 Genome integrity is threatened by exogenous and endogenous sources of DNA damage, and DNA repair systems therefore form a crucial barrier to tumour formation. DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs) cause chromosomal rearrangements and cell death, and as such the… Read more »

The Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics of higher delta-plain carboniferous swamps- PhD Scholarship

   The Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics of higher delta-plain carboniferous swamps School of Natural Sciences, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2E026 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 20th December 2019 This a unique opportunity to conduct evolutionary and paleoecological research on one of the UK’s most well-preserved fossil forests at Brymbo, Wrexham. Studying a diverse array of… Read more »

Exploring the public’s value of access to local leisure facilities.- PhD Scholarship

 .   Exploring the public’s value of access to local leisure facilities. School of Health Sciences, Bangor University. Project ID: BUK2E016 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 22/11/2019. The Welsh population is projected to increase to 3.28 million by 2039 and those aged 65 years and over will increase by 44% (Welsh Government, 2015). This change in… Read more »

Adaptive strategies for the management of invertebrate pests in Wales – PhD studentship

    Adaptive strategies for the management of invertebrate pests in Wales Bangor University, with Forest Research Project ID: BUK2E009 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: November 15th. 2019 Invertebrate pests present distinct challenges to sustainable forest management. Recent issues have been caused in the UK by the arrival of species such as Asian longhorn beetle… Read more »

Climate hardening of tree saplings for outdoor planting – PhD studentship

     Climate hardening of tree saplings for outdoor planting Aberystwyth University, IBERS Project ID: AUE10007 Annual Stipend: £14,628 Application Deadline: 22nd November 2019 Project Description: A major economic barrier to establishing spruce propagation is the high level of mortality incurred when transplanting juvenile tree saplings from the glasshouse or field back into the field environment…. Read more »

Psychological interventions for physical recovery from acute exercise induced fatigue- PhD studentship

     Psychological interventions for physical recovery from acute exercise induced fatigue PDC / USW MAXI 21422 This is a funded PhD including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship. Here is an exciting opportunity to study a method which could lead to entirely new approaches in sport psychology and… Read more »

Understanding the influence of wood species on resin modification and property enhancement in resin-modified wood-PhD studentship

  Understanding the influence of wood species on resin modification and property enhancement in resin-modified wood PhD studentship The BioComposites Centre, Bangor University Project ID: BUK2E028 Annual Stipend: £14,483 Application Deadline: 29th November 2019  This project will investigate chemical and physical parameters affecting the treatment of timber with a resin system to enhance performance and… Read more »

Visualisation for Cyber Security – PhD Studentship

  PDC / USW MAXI 21432 This is a funded PhD, including a generous stipend and tuition fees, with well-resourced circumstances for a successful scholarship.  Here is an interesting opportunity to develop new and insightful visualisation and analysis techniques for cyber security and situational awareness using technology such as Virtual Reality as well enhancing your transferable knowledge and experience. The project will build on existing research within this new area, e.g. to explore the feasibility… Read more »