[Humanist] 24.805 studentships at Strathclyde and Glasgow

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Mon Mar 21 07:51:21 CET 2011

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 805.
         Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Sun, 20 Mar 2011 21:37:22 +0000
        From: Andrew Prescott <andrew.prescott at glasgow.ac.uk>
        Subject: ESRC Studentships in Information Science

ESRC Studentships in Information Science 2011

The Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute (HATII), 
University of Glasgow

The Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS), University of 

Deadline for applications: 15 April 2011

Eligibility: UK and EU nationals

Further Information

The Universities of Strathclyde and Glasgow are pleased to announce the 
availability of ESRC-funded PhD studentships in Information Science 
beginning in September 2011. These studentships are offered as part of 
the new ESRC recognised Scottish Doctoral Training Centre (DTC).
The Scottish DTC Pathway in Information Science will be governed by 
representatives from the Universities of Glasgow and Strathclyde. 
Although awards will be shared among the two universities, interested 
applicants should apply directly to the university where they believe 
their research interests are best represented in staff research activity.

For information on information science research activity at Strathclyde 
see: http://www.ilab.cis.strath.ac.uk/themes.html

For information on information science research activity at HATII see


Awards will be determined by the governance committee representing the 

Candidates may apply for a PhD studentship ( +3 awards).  Students 
demonstrating sufficient training in research methods will be funded for 
three years of research on a topic matching research interests in HATII 
or CIS.

Preliminary inquiries about the award scheme in should contact:
Ann Gow,  University of Glasgow (Ann.Gow at glasgow.ac.uk)
Forbes Gibb. University of Strathclyde (Forbes.Gbb at cis.strath.ac.uk)

No separate application is required to be considered for this award. 
However, students may be asked to submit an expanded research statement 
to be considered for ESRC funding within this pathway.

Professor Andrew Prescott
Director of Research
Humanities Advanced Technology and Information Institute
Sgoil nan Daonnachdan / School of Humanities
University of Glasgow
George Service House
11 University Gardens
Glasgow G12 8QQ
Tel: +44 (0)141 330 3635
Mobile: +44 (0)774 389 5209
Fax: +44 (0)141 330 1675

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