Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholarship projects now being advertised
The Leverhulme Trust has awarded the Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute 15 fully-funded PhD grants, with the second group of five scholars to commence in October 2016.
SMMI Understanding Maritime Futures Leverhulme Trust Doctoral Scholars will address key global issues such as access to resources, safety and security, the effects of rising sea levels, technical advancements and autonomy, our responses to natural and human disasters, the impacts on people, and the ways people living by and from the sea understand their experiences and cultural heritage. The programme aims to facilitate a different, more creative and holistic way of problem solving to address marine and maritime societal challenges.
You will join a dynamic cohort of high calibre students addressing the key global issues identified, and work as part of a team with world leading academics.
Scholarships will be funded for 3 years and include full-time UK/EU fees.
Applications are now invited to the following projects:
Deadline for all applications is 5 February 2016