|Funding for:||UK Students|
|Funding amount:||£17,668 tax-free stipend per annum|
|Placed On:||6th January 2023|
|Closes:||3rd February 2023|
Mental Health Research UK PhD Scholar at the University of Oxford
We are pleased to invite applications for the John Grace PhD Scholarship 2023 to conduct research towards a doctoral degree within the Oxford Mental Health Economics and Policy research group in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Oxford. The doctoral degree will start in October 2023.
The focus of the research will be on developing Economic Model of Psychosis using Actual Treatments and Health outcome data and it will be supervised by Prof Belinda Lennox and Prof Apostolos Tsiachristas. The project will be working alongside the EXTEND study: a multi-centre NIHR-funded study exploring the impact of duration of Early Intervention in Psychosis care on outcomes for individuals experiencing their first episode of psychosis, https://www.psych.ox.ac.uk/research/extend
The scholarship funds a tax-free stipend (currently £17,668 per annum), University course fees, plus support for research expenses, conference attendance, and consumables. This is supported by a grant from Mental Health Research UK and Schizophrenia Research Fund.
Applicants should have, or expect to gain, at least an upper second class honours degree in economics or any other relevant discipline. Interests should include mental health economics, econometric/statistical analysis, early psychosis, and health services research.
Applications should be sent with a CV and a covering letter to Tracy Lindsey at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Tracy Lindsey, Academic Administration Manager, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford. OX3 7JX.
Deadline for submission of applications: Friday 3rd February 2023
Interviews will be held on: w/c 20th February 2023
Studentship Code: 23PSYCH02WEB
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