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Fully-funded PhD studentships in Archaeological and Forensic Sciences - North of England Consortium for Arts and Humanities

No longer applicable

This scholarship is no longer available due to the deadline date passing or it was for a previous academic year.

The scholarship may be available in future academic years, but please note this may not always be the case.

This page remains online for information purposes only.

  • Study level: Postgraduate Research
  • Academic entry year: 2019/20
  • Apply by 03-Jun-2019
  • Attendance of study: full-time, part-time
  • Available to: current students, prospective students
  • Apply by 03-Jun-2019

The North of England Consortium for Arts and Humanities, led by the University of Hull, invites high-quality proposals from applicants for a PhD studentship tenable for three years from 1 October 2019 at the University of Bradford School of Archaeological and Forensic Sciences.

All students will undertake common cohort-based postgraduate training in research impact, public engagement, entrepreneurship and digital humanities, and will have access to facilities and research support at the other Consortium members.

The current round invites submissions from Archaeology, Archaeological and Forensic Sciences, Heritage and related disciplines. Proposals which address the following themes are particularly welcome:

  • Identity
  • Heritage and Visualisation
  • Mobility and Migration
  • People and Landscapes

Interdisciplinary research is welcome, linking Archaeology, Archaeological Sciences, Forensics, Heritage and related areas with disciplines represented by NECAH, which include:

  • Archaeology
  • Art and Design
  • Creative Writing
  • Digital Arts and New Media
  • Drama and Performing Arts
  • English Language and Literature
  • Film
  • Gender Studies 
  • Heritage
  • History
  • Media, Communication and Cultural Studies
  • Music

Deadline for application and submission of references

12:00 noon BST, Monday 3rd June 2019


Monday 10th June, University of Bradford


Applicants should have a 1st class undergraduate degree or Masters level research qualification in a relevant area (or be completing their Masters programme), and can be held either full-time or part-time. A 2:1 degree may be considered, if combined with relevant experience.

  • Anguilla
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • British Antarctic Territories
  • British Indian Ocean Territory
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Bulgaria
  • Cayman Islands
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus (European Union)
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • England
  • Estonia
  • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland, the Republic of
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Martinique
  • Mayotte (French Territorial Collectivity)
  • Montserrat
  • Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Pitcairn, Henderson, Ducie and Oenno Islands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Scotland
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
  • Sweden
  • Turks & Caicos Islands
  • Wales

How to apply

The Studentships are open to Home or EU applicants.

They include fees and stipend (living expenses) at the UK Research Council rate. Please use the form and guidelines on the North of England Consortium for Arts and Humanities website.