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Ma By Research and Phd Studentships In English Literature, English Language, or Creative Writing

University of Gloucestershire

Qualification Type: PhD
Location: Gloucester
Funding for: UK Students
Funding amount: 100% of Home Fees for 1 year of study
Hours: Full Time
Placed On: 28th June 2022
Closes: 15th August 2022
Reference: O220
 

Ma By Research and Phd Studentships In English Literature, English Language, Or Creative Writing at The University Of Gloucestershire Starting 1 October 2022

The University of Gloucestershire is offering TWO full-time (or part-time) MA by Research or PhD studentships in English Literature, English Language, or Creative Writing.

The studentship covers 100% OF HOME FEES FOR ONE YEAR OF STUDY ONLY. In subsequent years candidates will have to pay full fees. Start date is October 2022. Research topics will be based within the following areas: 

  • Literature and decolonisation
  •  Ecolinguistics
  • Creative Writing
  • Crime fiction
  • LGBTQ+ perspectives in fiction
  •  Children’s and YA literature
  • Travel writing
  • Poetry and the environment
  • PhD by publication

You will be studying under the supervision of experienced academics who have supervised PhDs and MAs to completion.

The studentship provides an exciting opportunity to undertake an original research project. The successful applicant(s) will be based at the University of Gloucestershire’s Francis Close Hall Campus. You will be part of a stimulating research student environment and a vibrant outward-looking Research Priority Area, Culture, Continuity and Transformation.

MA by Research applicants must have a BA (Hons) in English, English Literature, or Creative Writing (at least 2:1 standard or equivalent). PhD studentship applicants must hold a Masters qualification in a relevant subject. A demonstrable interest in the named research topics is an advantage.

Applicants for PhDs by publication will be required to submit material from your published work alongside an exegesis reflecting on your work’s contribution to knowledge. Further information on this route is available by enquiry.

How to apply

Please send a CV, a research proposal detailing your project based on the guidelines stated here: https://www.glos.ac.uk/information/knowledge-base/how-to-write-a-research-proposal/  and a covering letter outlining your suitability to:

Dr Charlotte Beyer

School of Education and Humanities

University of Gloucestershire

cbeyer@glos.ac.uk

Deadline for submission of application:  15 August 2022.

Selection process:     Short-listed candidates will be invited for interview (to be held online), date to be confirmed but likely to be end of August/early September. Please note that applicants will be required to submit a formal application to undertake an MA by Research or PhD via the application link on https://www.glos.ac.uk/courses/course/rshum-phd-humanities/ Candidates will be offered the studentship on condition of making a formal online application and being accepted.

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