[Humanist] 24.795 PhD studentship in curating

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Fri Mar 18 07:30:33 CET 2011

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 795.
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        Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2011 13:15:07 +0000
        From: Beryl Graham <beryl.graham at sunderland.ac.uk>
        Subject: Funded PhD studentship in Curating

A rare opportunity for a funded PhD studentship with CRUMB. Previous  
applicants are very welcome to apply. Full details, see:  


AHRC Postgraduate Studentship Opportunities

Northumbria and Sunderland Universities operate a collaborative AHRC  
Block Grant Partnership to support quality research and professional  
training in the Arts & Humanities. Studentships are available for  
uptake from September/October 2011 including:

Doctoral Studentship, D4 Fine Art(Curating New Media Art)


Applications are invited electronically on the relevant form by no  
later than 12.00 noon on Monday 18 April 2011. Applications received  
after this date and time will be kept on file as reserves.

Awards cover stipend and fees subject to eligibility criteria including  
UK residency, see the AHRC Guide to Student Funding  

Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) is the UK funding body for  
the arts and humanities.   Each year the AHRC provides funding from the  
Government to support research and postgraduate study in the arts and  
humanities. Only applications of the highest quality and excellence are  
funded.  Research supported by this investment provides social and  
cultural benefits and also contributes to the economic success of the  
UK.  For further information on the AHRC, please see  

The AHRC Block Grant Partnership scheme provides funding at Master's  
and doctoral level to Research Organisations that have shown strong  
evidence of excellent strategic planning for, and delivery of, high  
quality postgraduate research and training in the arts and humanities.  
It enables long-term planning for the support of high quality  
postgraduate research and training by allocating awards to five annual  
cohorts of postgraduate students.  Please see  


Beryl Graham, Professor of New Media Art
Research Student Manager, Art and Design
MA Curating Course Leader

Faculty of Arts, Design, and Media, University of Sunderland
Ashburne House, Ryhope Road
Tel: +44 191 515 2896    Fax: +44 191 515 2132
Email: beryl.graham at sunderland.ac.uk

CRUMB web resource for new media art curators

CRUMB's new books:
Rethinking Curating: Art After New Media from MIT Press
A Brief History of Curating New Media Art, and A Brief History of  
Working with New Media Art from The Green Box

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