The School of Geography at the University of Leeds is currently seeking applications from interested and qualified candidates to pursue a PhD degree at the University.
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Successful applicants will be exempted from tuition feeas and are as well paid £16,384 per year according to the UKRI rates for PhD students.
The scholarship is a full 3.5 year PhD studentship funded by the School of Geography as part of their support for the UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship.
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The School of Geography at the University of Leeds is currently seeking a PhD candidate to undertake a PhD linked to the UKRI-funded GENERATE project ‘Gender, Generation and Climate Change (GENERATE): Creative Approaches to Building Inclusive and Climate Resilient Cities in Uganda and Indonesia’, led by Dr. Katie McQuaid. GENERATE explores the gender-age-urban interface of climate change.
The PhD student will be based in the School of Geography at the University of Leeds, but you will conduct up to 9 months of ethnographic fieldwork in the Global South. You will develop a project that investigates how gender and sexuality shape impacts, experiences and responses to climate change.
To be considered for the scholarship, you must:
- Have at least a first-class or an upper second class British Bachelors Honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate discipline.
- The criteria for entry for some research degrees may be higher, for example, several faculties, also require a Masters degree
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Scholarship Duration and Reward
- This is a full 3.5 year PhD studentship funded by the School of Geography as part of their support for the UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship and it covers the following;
- Tuition fees
- £16,384 per year
Method of Application
Formal applications for research degree study should be made online through the University’s website.
Interested and qualified candidates should click on the button below to begin their application.