Tag: PhD

Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship).

  Project Title: Tomato early blight – identification of genetic sources of resistance to Alternaria solani (KESS2 PhD Scholarship) Location: Bangor University, School of Natural Sciences Project ID: BUK2169 Annual Stipend: £14,628 Application Deadline: 17 June 2019 We are offering an opportunity to learn plant pathology and work with industry partners (Burpee NL and the Sarvari… Read more »

The influence of occupational physical activity for employee health, well-being and productivity.

The influence of occupational physical activity for employee health, well-being and productivity. (KESS2 PhD Scholarship) Project Team: Dr Rachel Lord (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Mike Stembridge (Academic Supervisor) Prof Diane Crone (Academic Supervisor) Mr David Saunders (Lead Company Supervisor) Project Outline: Regular moderate-vigorous physical activity is essential for maintaining health and wellbeing. Despite this, only… Read more »

‘Footie Families’: An evaluation of a family engagement intervention to improve pre-school children’s motor development.

‘Footie Families’: An evaluation of a family engagement intervention to improve pre-school children’s motor development (PhD Scholarship).         Applications are invited for a PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarship (KESS 2 East) scheme intended to start October 2019. The project will be based in the School of Sport, Health… Read more »

Developing aesthetic heuristics to leverage more ‘insightful’ data visualisations for better business decisions -PhD Scholarship

Developing aesthetic heuristics to leverage more ‘insightful’ data visualisations for better business decisions       Project Team: Fiona Carroll (Academic Lead Supervisor) Esyin Chew (Academic Supervisor) Paul Newbury (Academic/Industrial Supervisor) Project Outline: The way data is displayed can drastically change the understanding of the data and the decisions being made from this data. With… Read more »

Long-term effects of targeted strength and conditioning on golf swing performance in talented junior golfers (Project SWING)- PhD Scholarship

Long-term effects of targeted strength and conditioning on golf swing performance in talented junior golfers (Project SWING)       Project Team: Dr Rhodri S. Lloyd (Academic Lead Supervisor) Dr Jon L. Oliver (Academic Supervisor) Dr Zach I. Gould (Academic/Industrial Supervisor) Ms Gillian O’Leary (Lead Company Supervisor) Project Outline: This is an exciting opportunity to… Read more »

Connecting Generations – Celebrating and learning event 11/4/19

Following the popular series “Hen Blant Bach” and “The Toddlers that took on dementia” on S4C and BBC Wales, Dr Catrin Hedd Jones and her KESS MREs student Mirain Llwyd Roberts, are working with Gwynedd Council and Grŵp Cynefin Housing to invite practitioners to share and celebrate the growing intergenerational work in the UK. Three… Read more »

Virtual Reality for Cyber Defence and Situational Awareness (PhD Scholarship)

Virtual Reality for Cyber Defence and Situational Awareness Faculty Life Sciences and Education/ Computing, Engineering and Science/ Business and Society at the University of South Wales Project ID: 21432 Annual Stipend: circa £14k p.a. Application Deadline: 19th May 2019 PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau… Read more »

Clinical Decision Support System for Skin Monitoring & Melanoma Detection using Machine Learning (PhD Scholarship)

Clinical Decision Support System for Skin Monitoring & Melanoma Detection using Machine Learning Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science at the University of South Wales Project ID: 21430 Annual Stipend: circa £14k p.a. Application Deadline: 19th May 2019 PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar… Read more »

Bio plastics from C1 Gases– Substitute Sustainable Products for Polymer Coated Steel (PhD Scholarship)

Bio plastics from C1 Gases– Substitute Sustainable Products for Polymer Coated Steel Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science at the University of South Wales Project ID: 21491 Annual Stipend: circa £14 k p.a. Application Deadline: 3 March 2019 PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â digon o adnoddau ar… Read more »

Research on application of cybersecurity for Identity Management in ‘lite’ communications in remote or emergency situations (PhD Scholarship)

Research on application of cybersecurity for Identity Management in ‘lite’ communications in remote or emergency situations Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Science at the University of South Wales Project ID: 21457 Annual Stipend: circa £14 k p.a. Application Deadline: 3 March 2019  PhD wedi’i gyllido yw hwn, sy’n cynnwys cyflog hael a ffioedd dysgu, gydag amgylchiadau sydd â… Read more »