ESRC Collaborative Studentship: Digitalising Sustainable Consumption

Description

Available to study a PhD in the Adam Smith Business School in the College of Social Sciences under the supervision Professor Deirdre Shaw (Management, Adam Smith Business School).

For full details on the project, please see https://www.gla.ac.uk/colleges/socialsciences/studentfundingopportunities/postgraduateresearch/#/

Eligibility


Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria:

 

For 1+3

 

•A 2:1 degree or equivalent with at least a 25% business and management component.

 

•Demonstrate an interest in, and knowledge of consumption ethics and clothing sustainability debates and/or mindfulness.

 

 

 

For +3

 

• A master’s good degree with a business and management component

 

• Demonstrate an interest in, and knowledge of consumption ethics and clothing sustainability debates and/or mindfulness.

 

Students must meet ESRC eligibility criteria. ESRC eligibility information can be found here*: http://www.esrc.ac.uk/funding-and-guidance/postgraduates/prospective-students/eligibility/index.aspx

Eligible Countries

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Scotland
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden

Eligible Programmes

Value

Depending on current residency this may include one more of the following: Stipend at the RCUK level (£14,777 in 2018-19); 100% tuition fee waiver; access to Research Training Support Grant (RTSG) funds

How to apply

  1. Applicants register on GradHub and fill out EO data (this is a requirement of the application process)

  2. Applicants complete and upload the prescribed list of required documentation to include:

  • Application form

  • Academic transcripts

  • References

  • CV

  • A short statement (max 1,000 words) explaining how you fit with, and can add  to, the research project.

 

The statement should be uploaded as a standalone document with the file named as follows *your name_ShawGlasgowCollaborative_date*

  1. Applicants submit application through GradHub

     

https://gradhub.sgsss.ac.uk

 

 

 

Application deadline: 15 March 2019

 

 

For more information contact: Deirdre.Shaw@glasgow.ac.uk