Author Topic: #Scholarship: PhD Studentship for International Students at University of East London in UK, 2014  (Read 3508 times)

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Applications are invited for a PhD research studentship in the Institute for research in Child Development (IRCD), University of East London. UK/EU and international students can apply for this studentship. The studentship is for a period of three years. Scholarship provides an annual stipend of £15,863, payment of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and research costs. Application should be submitted till July 6th 2014. Study Subject(s): Studentship is provided in the field of Child Development (IRCD) at University of East London. Course Level: This studentship is available for pursuing PhD degree level at University of East London. Scholarship Provider: University of East London. Scholarship can be taken at: UK Eligibility: Applicants must have a good honours degree in Psychology (minimum 2.1 or equivalent) and preferably an MSc in developmental cognitive neuroscience or research methods. It is also desirable that students would have prior experience working with infants in a Babylab. Applicants must also have good communication skills and a high level of written and spoken English. Where English is not the applicant’s first language, a minimum IELTS Academic English score of 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in all components is required. The holder of the studentship will be expected to: -Complete their doctoral studies and submit their dissertation in a timely fashion -Prepare papers for submission to peer-reviewed journals -Participate in and contribute to research activities of the School and activities relevant to their sponsors -Undertake up to 6 hours of academic support activity per week -Be prepared to travel and work in collaborating institutions. Scholarship Open for International Students: UK/EU and international students can apply for this studentship. Scholarship Description: Applications are invited for a PhD research studentship in the Institute for Research in Child Development (IRCD), University of East London. IRCD was created in 2007 as a focus for academic child development research in East London and is concerned with research that helps to understand both the fundamental processes of development and the conditions that influence outcomes. IRCD is committed to research that allows us to understand factors that have both positive and negative influences on development from birth onwards. The successful applicant will work in this established research group within the School of Psychology at UEL and will become a member of an active and dynamic academic community. Number of award(s): Not Known Duration of award(s): Studentship is offered for three years. What does it cover? The studentship is for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress and provides an annual stipend of £15,863 (Research Council recommended rate plus £2000 for London costs), payment of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and research costs. *Applicants from outside the UK/EU are eligible to apply for the studentship on the understanding that the difference in the cost of tuition fee is payable by the candidate. Current full time UK/EU and International fees are £3,996 and £11,000 respectively. Notification: Interviews will be held in the week of July 14th 2014. How to Apply: Informal enquirers about the studentships should be addressed to the Director of Studies above. To apply for an application form please contact William Munday at w.p.munday-at-uel.ac.uk. Completed application forms should be sent to William Munday and will only be accepted on the official form. Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is July 6th 2014. Further Official Scholarship Information and Application