PhD Research Studentship for International Students at University of Warwick in UK, 2013

Started by scholarman, May 22, 2013, 03:30 AM


Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick is offering PhD studentship for international students in the field of Social Sciences and Humanities. The scholarship will pay an annual stipend (beginning at £13,726). Funding may be available for Home/EU fees, subject to eligibility. Applications should be submitted 20th June 2013.

Study Subject(s): The PhD projects will be in the domain of the Social Sciences and Humanities Studies and should focus on the social dynamics of scientific communities in two interdisciplinary fields (for example in letters/linguistics/philosophy and in sociology/anthropology/media and culture studies, in English and possibly in French or German).

Course Level: This studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at Warwick Graduate School in UK.

Scholarship Provider: DISCONEX Research Group

Scholarship can be taken at: UK

Eligibility: Open to Home/EU and Overseas applicants.

- Candidates should have a minimum first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent), obtained by September 2013 in discourse analysis, qualitative social research or Science and Technology Studies. PhD project on one of the domains of the DISCONEX project.

Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/ EU and Overseas students can apply for this studentship.

Scholarship Description: The DISCONEX research group "The Discursive Construction of Academic Excellence. Classifying Academic Researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities", led by Professor Johannes Angermuller (Centre for Applied Linguistics, University of Warwick) is looking for candidates for a funded PhD position at the crossroads of language and society.

Number of award(s): One studentship is offered.

Duration of award(s): Studentship is offered for three years.

What does it cover? The scholarship will pay an annual stipend (beginning at £13,726). Funding may be available for Home/EU fees, subject to eligibility.

 Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: Motivation letter laying out the reasons for applying to the DISCONEX group, Research project (5 pages),Curriculum vitae, Two reference letters may be requested from academic teachers and Copies of diplomas and grades. The application documents are sent in a single pdf file by mail to Ronny Scholz at

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 20th June 2013.

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