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Applications are invited for 2 fully funded full-time PhD studentships and 1 Graduate Teaching Assistantship (GTA) in Psychology at the University of Portsmouth.

 

 

Candidates should contact the potential supervisor before submitting an application.

 

The studentships will be funded for three years and include tuition fees and a maintenance grant (£13,290 in 2009-2010). Students will also receive £1000 per year for research and conference expenses, as well as office space and personal computing facilities. The GTA will spend 50% of their time working for a PhD on the basis of part-time registration, and 50% on Departmental teaching duties. The GTA is a fixed-term appointment for 5 years (salary £24,152-£26,391).

 

Applicants will have a Bachelors degree in Psychology or a related discipline (minimum 2.1 or equivalent), and for the full time PhD studentships a Masters (or equivalent) with research training relevant for the applicant’s research proposal. Applicants for the studentships must be UK or EU residents; for queries about eligibility please call +44 (0)23 9284 5550, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

The deadline for applications is 15 June 2009. Interviews will be held in early July 2009. Start date 1st October 2009. Applicants for both the studentships and GTA should submit an outline research proposal of up to 500 words. Applicants for the studentships should send their research proposal and a CV (including the contact details of two referees) to Kerry Walker, Department of Psychology, King Henry Building, King Henry 1st Street, University of Portsmouth, PO1 2DY (Tel: +44 (0)2392 6314, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
Applications for the GTA position should be made via the University Website (include your research proposal in the application). For additional information about the application procedure for the GTA please call +44 (0)23 9284 3421, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please quote job reference number ASCI8033 in all communications.