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Are you looking for a postgraduate research opportunity?

We're offering 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.

Take a look at our current opportunities below.

Departmental studentships

Throughout the year departments may advertise studentship opportunities with individual academic supervisors the department.

Please check the information on the studentship page carefully as funding may not be included in these opportunities.

School of Health and Social Care - Population evidence and data science theme

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD studentship from October 2020 for three years (full time study). The PhD studentship is linked to the Population Evidence and Data Science Theme of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaboration (ARC) East of England (EoE).

The Population Evidence and Data Science theme will extend and enhance the application of, the evidence base on the use of data to understand population health needs and outcomes.

Department: School of Health and Social Care or Institute for Social and Economic Research

Closing date: 5 June 2020


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School of Health and Social Care - Inclusive involvement in research

The project for this PhD studentship will be concerned with developing inclusive understandings of health and social care through the involvement of service users, the public and wider communities through the collection and implementation of high-quality research evidence.

It is anticipated that the research will contribute to the ongoing development of Public and Community Involvement Engagement and Participation (PCIEP) within the health and social care sector.

Department: School of Health and Social Care

Closing date: 5 June 2020


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