ESRC Supervisor Led Project Studentships 2020/21

Projects available for commencement during the 2020/21 academic year will be advertised from mid-February 2020 onward.


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Applicants should complete the Supervisor Led Awards Eligibility Checker in the first instance.

Prospective students must register on GradHub and upload all required documentation as listed in the advert. Please note, it is a requirement that the prospective student is registered on GradHub, an application is ineligible without a GradHub ID number.

The following documentation will be required to be upload to GradHub:

• Application form
• Academic transcripts
• References
• CV
• Any other additional questions as specified by the supervising team - this should be uploaded in a standalone document with a naming convention as follows: 'name/supervisor/institution/competition/date'


Project Title Pathway Supervisor/Collaborative Partner (if applicable) School/College Application Deadline

Heterogeneity in urban health risk since Victorian times: socioeconomic conditions, social interactions and economic fluctuations

Health, Families, Relationships and Demographic Change Institute of Health and Wellbeing, College of Medical, Veterinary & Life Sciences 15/06/20

Improving face matching accuracy using human machine teams

Psychology School of Psychology/College of Science & Engineering 03/04/20

Improving sleep after stroke: a behavioural intervention for treating post-stroke insomnia (ISLES)

Psychology Stroke Association School of Psychology/College of Science & Engineering 08/04/20

Sensorily Stressed: Using Virtual Reality Technology to Examine the Relationship between Sensory Sensitivities and Anxiety

Psychology Digital Ltd School of Psychology/College of Science & Engineering 03/04/20

Investigating the suitability of neurofeedback to improve post-stroke fatigue

Psychology School of Psychology/College of Science & Engineering 09/04/20

Economic predictions with text data

Economics Adam Smith Business School/College of Social Sciences 10/04/20

A sociological understanding of the role of social relationship perceptions in suicide risk

Sociology School of Social & Political Sciences/College of Social Sciences 17/04/20

Where are you now? Precision, Privacy, Consent and the Rapid Proliferation of Geolocation Data

Human Geography, Environment and Urban Planning School of Geographical & Earth Sciences, College of Science & Engineering 30/04/20