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Are you looking for a postgraduate research opportunity?

We offer a wide variety of studentships and other research opportunities throughout the year. As a research student, you'll work with at least one academic supervisor and be given research training to help you gain skills in research methodology. Please check the information on each studentship carefully before applying.

Faculty of Science and Health studentships

Throughout the year departments in the Faculty of Science and Health may advertise studentships and available projects. More information on supervision and applicant criteria can be found on the individual studentship pages.

Please read the adverts carefully as different projects may have different types of funding available.

Physical Match Demands of International Female Cricketers

This one year project will look at understanding the physical match demands and the key physical attributes for women's cricket, which will enable coaches and practitioners to better prepare cricketers for future major tournaments.

Title: Physical Match Demands of International Female Cricketers

Based in: School of Sport, Rehabilitation and Exercise Sciences.

Deadline: 5pm on 26th November 2021.


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Faculty of Arts and Humanities studentships

Throughout the year departments in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities may advertise studentships and available projects. More information on supervision and applicant criteria can be found on the individual studentship pages, which will be advertised here when available.

 

Evaluation of Arts Outreach

With Paul Hamlyn Foundation funding, DanceEast are undertaking a major project creating new applications of digital technologies for teaching dance and integrating dance education within primary school curriculum. This PhD studentship will develop innovative evaluation strategies for measuring the social, cultural, and economic impact of this exciting DanceEast project. Through the evaluation of the DanceEast case study, the PhD candidate will develop a new, multimodal framework for the evaluation of arts and cultural programmes more widely. 

Title: Evaluation of Arts Outreach

Based in: East 15 Acting School and Essex Business School.

Deadline: 17 December 2021.

 

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Doctoral Training Partnerships

Our Doctoral Training Partnerships (DTPs) offer you skills training and funding for your postgraduate research. Join one of our DTPs and you'll work alongside leading academics in your subject.

Learn about DTPs