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Collaborative and Joint Studentships

In addition to the pathway specific studentships, the Midlands Graduate School DTP will offer a number of Collaborative Studentships involving research or other activities with external public, private or third sector organisations. As part of the Midlands Graduate School, we also offer a number of Joint ESRC DTP Studentships. Students will be fully registered and hosted at one of the Midlands Graduate School institutions, but will have a second supervisor at another MGS institution.

Applications for our Collaborative and Joint projects for October 2018 entry are now closed. Some examples of previous ESRC funded projects are listed below. Further information on the projects available for October 2019 entry will be listed on our website in early February 2019.

Applications for entry in October 2018 are now closed. The Midlands Graduate School is will offer a number of Collaborative and Joint Studentships opportunities for entry in October 2019. Details of the project advertisements will be made available in early February 2019.

Collaborative projects are advertised here on the DTP website and Joint projects are advertised here on the DTP website.


Collaborative Studentships

In order to apply for one of the advertised collaborative studentship projects as listed below, you will need to complete the Midlands Graduate School ESRC DTP Collaborative Studentship Application’ form available here (Word Document) and you may need to submit additional information as part of your application. Please check the relevant project advertisement to see if additional documentation is required and ensure that you send all application material (including the completed application form) to the relevant email address as noted in the advertisement.

Additionally please read the Collaborative Guidance notes for Midlands Graduate School ESRC DTP applicants (PDF Document) before completing the application form.

University Training Pathway Collaborating Organisation

Research Topic

(including link to advertisement)

Application Deadline
University of Leicester Human Geography The James Hutton Institute The contemporary rural gentry and processes of rural gentrification in England and Scotland 
Monday 14 May 2018, 12.00pm Midday
University of Nottingham Management & Business Studies The Family Holiday Association  Empowering family self-efficacy through social tourism
Friday 25 May 2018

Joint Studentships

In order to apply for one of the advertised joint studentship projects as listed below, you will need to complete the Midlands Graduate School ESRC DTP Joint Studentship Application’ form available here (Word Document) and you may need to submit additional information as part of your application. Please check the relevant project advertisement to see if additional documentation is required and ensure that you send all application material (including the completed application form) to the relevant email address as noted in the advertisement.

Additionally please read the Joint Guidance notes for Midlands Graduate School ESRC DTP applicants (PDF Document) before completing the application form.

University

(where the student will be registered)

Training Pathway Joint University

Research Topic

(including link to advertisement)

Application Deadline
Aston University Management & Business Studies Loughborough University

Industrial Organisation and Supply Chain Management  

Wednesday 28 February 2018
University of Birmingham Psychology University of Nottingham

The role of self-stigma and shame in suicidality and self-harm among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people  

Friday 23 February 2018, 5pm
University of Leicester Health & Wellbeing

University of Nottingham

Navigating perceived overdiagnosis and overtreatment

Monday 12 February 2018
Loughborough University Communication and Media University of Nottingham

Managing Selfhood in Dementia

Saturday 10 March 2018
University of Nottingham Psychology Loughborough University

Exploring the relationship between sensorimotor integration and social processing in autism  

Wednesday 14 February 2018
University of Warwick Management & Business Studies University of Nottingham

Banking on Data Science: Big Data Analytics of Consumer Behaviours Across Financial Spaces

Monday 19 February 2018, 11.59pm

Legal Decision-Making in Dementia: A conversation analytic study

 

Project-Linked ESRC/Turing Studentships

This year the Midlands Graduate School ESRC DTP is also offering 2 Project-Linked ESRC/Turing Doctoral studentships in conjunction with The Alan Turing Institute. Both projects will be undertaken as part of at the Department of Economics, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham to be supervised by Professor Ganna Pogrebna (ESRC/Turing Fellow, University of Birmingham). Students will be registered at the Department of Economics, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham but will spend the majority of the programme at The Alan Turing Institute in its headquarters at the British Library.

For further details regarding each of the projects available and information on how to apply please see here.

The deadline for applications to apply for the ESRC/Turing Project-Linked studentships is: 12:00GMT 19 February 2018 (12 noon UK time)

Questions can be directed to the Researcher Development and Training team: doctoral-scheme at turing dot ac dot uk