Postgraduate research opportunities

Microsimulation modelling of labour market dynamics 

And benefit recipiency in the UK economy

A studentship and PhD sponsored by the UK Department for Work and Pensions

Discover how to apply for this fully-funded three-year doctoral studentship, working on a UK Department for Work and Pensions funded project.

With research supervision from Professor Matteo Richiardi (Director, Centre of Microsimulation and Policy Analysis, University of Essex), and Dr Dave Pankhurst (Senior Principal Scientific Officer, DWP).


Details:

Funding: This studentship covers tuition fees and provides a tax free stipend to cover your living costs, this is set at £18,004 per year

Application deadline: 28 October 2022

Start date: January 2023

Based in: Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Essex

Contact us
Professor Matteo Richiardi Director of Centre of Microsimulation and Policy Analysis
University of Essex
Telephone: 01206 873568
Dr Dave Pankhurst Senior Principal Scientific Officer
Department for Work and Pensions