NEWS & Funding Opportunities

RCUK doctoral stipends for 2018/19 have been published here

 

ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowships

The UCL, Bloomsbury and East London DTP invites applications for three postdoctoral fellowships (PDFs) to be based within departments at the partner institutions within the DTP: University College London, Birkbeck, the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, the School of Oriental and African Studies, and the University of East London.

Futher information, guidance and application forms

A information session on the PDF scheme and application through the UBEL DTP will be held 18.30 to 20.00 on Thursday 1 February 2018 in the Jeffrey Hall at UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London WC1H 0AL

 

For Prospective Students

Soc-B Centre for Doctoral Training in Biosocial Research – Applications for 2018 are now open

The Soc-B CDT is a new and unique PhD training programme in biosocial research funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) in order to build capacity in this growing area of interdisciplinary scientific endeavour.

Soc-B studentships are based across social and biological science departments in three centres of excellence in biosocial research: UCL, University of Manchester and University of Essex. Soc-B PhD studentships are four-year (+4) studentships with the first year spent in project rotations and biosocial training before selecting a PhD research topic for years 2-4.

Further infromation and application details


UBEL DTP provides over 40 ESRC-funded studentships from each of the DTP institutions: UCL, SOAS, Birkbeck, UEL and LSHTM.

The DTP offers a range of routes (+3; 1+3; 2+3 and +4) across its 25 pathways. Please check our pathway pages for more information regarding pathway contacts, research interests and routes.