NERC DTP/CDT and STFC PhD studentships 2017

‌‌The School of Earth and Environmental Sciences will be offering a number of funded projects for 2017 entry. Please refer to the relevant funding streams below for more information. 

Applicants wishing to be considered for any of the below projects, will need to submit an online application selecting the appropriate research area from the drop down menu of the electronic application form.  

Please note that funding for NERC and STFC projects is only available for home (fees and stipend) and EU (fees only) applicants. 

NERC CDT projects Deadline for applications is 31st January 2017.

Isotope Geochemistry, Cosmochemistry and Planetary Science (STFC)

Manchester & Liverpool DTP funded research projects

Deadline for Earth and Environmental NERC DTP applications is 18th January 2017. The deadline for Atmospheric related NERC DTP applications is 3rd February 2017.  Interviews for all NERC DTP shortlisted candidates will take place on 22nd and 23rd February 2017.

Other funded research opportunities for home (fees and stipend) and EU (fees only) applicants:

Microbial impacts on shale gas exploitation

Potential contribution of terrestrial Organic Matter to the Arctic food web

Radionuclide alteration behaviour at the cement interface

Non-funded available research projects:

Marine sand responses to storms from 20 years of monitoring






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