|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||From £17,688 fee waiver for three years’ full-time study, and a stipend, each year, for three years (or equivalent for part-time study for Home students)|
|Hours:||Full Time, Part Time|
|Placed On:||9th February 2023|
|Closes:||17th April 2023|
Project Title: Diversifying Animation
This studentship is offered in conjunction with UCA’s Animation Research Centre, led by Professor Birgitta Hosea. Practice-based or thesis-only PhD proposals are invited that respond to the need and prospects for diversifying/decolonizing animation. Applications may consider, for example, what epistemological strategies can be used in animation to interrogate histories of injustice or a reconceptualization of animation as a visioning and performance ritual. The successful candidate will work in the Animation Research Centre and undertake some teaching activity as part of the studentship.
For full details of the scope and context of the studentship, please visit: https://www.uca.ac.uk/research/research-degrees/
The studentship package includes a fee waiver for three years’ full-time study, and a stipend of £17,688 each year for three years (or equivalent for part-time study for Home students). The studentships recognise excellence in research and are highly competitive and limited in number. Applicants whose application passes an initial review will be invited to interview. Applicants who are successful at interview and offered a place will be put forward for consideration for the Vice- Chancellor’s Studentship awards. Studentship decisions are based on the relevance of the research proposal, and performance at interview. Those applying for a studentship or other funding must apply by 17 April 2023. Decisions on studentship awards will be announced by 30 July 2023.
How to apply
To see our entry requirements, register your interest or apply, please visit www.uca.ac.uk/research/research-degrees
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