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Postgraduate Funding Opportunities in HPS/Philosophy at Leeds 2013/14

///Postgraduate Funding Opportunities in HPS/Philosophy at Leeds 2013/14

Postgraduate Funding Opportunities in HPS/Philosophy at Leeds 2013/14

The School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science at the University of Leeds is pleased to announce numerous funding opportunities in Philosophy and History & Philosophy of Science (HPS) to suitably qualified candidates for its full-time (FT) or part-time (PT) PhD and MA programmes.

PHD

  • Up to 3 PhD Graduate Teaching Assistantships
  • 1 AHRC BGP PhD Studentship
  • 2 studentships with the ERC-funded project The Nature of Representation
  • 1 studentship with the AHRC-funded project Transforming Communications for the UK’s Hearing Loss Community: From Auditory Barrier to Technological Assistance
  • 1 studentship with the AHRC-funded project Science as Social Epistemology: The National Institute of Agricultural Botany as a Site of Knowledge Production
  • Numerous University and External Awards

MA (including MA by Research)

  • 1 AHRC Research Preparation Masters Award
  • Up to 3 MA by Research Scholarships
  • Numerous University and External Awards

For information on all awards see the University of Leeds Postgraduate Scholarships site http://scholarships.leeds.ac.uk/

For information on the Centre for History and Philosophy of Science see the Centre’s site http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/40006/centre_for_history_and_philosophy_of_science

Philosophy at the University of Leeds is one of the largest philosophy departments in the UK, with members of staff active in all the main areas of the subject. It has an internationally renowned research profile and ranks joint 6th in the UK and joint 38th in the world in the most recent Philosophical Gourmet Report, an influential reputational survey of philosophy departments worldwide. In the most recent Research Assessment Exercise 65% of our research was rated “world class” or “internationally excellent”. Our five research centres in Metaphysics and Mind, Ethics and Metaethics, History and Philosophy of Science, Aesthetics, and Philosophy of Religion, offer unique opportunities to engage with some of the very best scholars in their fields and receive world-class supervision.

We offer both taught and research study, from MA courses in Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, and History and Philosophy of Science through to specialised PhD supervision across a wide range of topics.

For more information about postgraduate study in Philosophy and HPS at Leeds see http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/info/125152/postgraduate/1979/01_postgraduate_study_in_philosophy_and_hps

Correspondence regarding the application procedure may be directed to [email protected].

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