Postgraduate Funding Opportunities
Santander PhD studentship
The School has one full studentship available for a PhD candidate who wishes to register on the PhD in Language and Communication in September 2012 and who aims to study in one of the following areas:
- critical approaches to text and social context
- textual organisation and information structure
- nominal group structure
Preference will be given to candidates whose PhD proposals demonstrate familiarity with Systemic Functional Linguistic approaches to the topics, but methods from other functional and social traditions will also be considered. Proposals are welcome on any language or social context, but preference will be given to proposals from students based in the Iberian Peninsula or Latin America or for research topics relevant to those regions.
Candidates must be commencing a PhD in Language and Communication in 2012/13. The studentship covers full fees and a maintenance stipend for three years.
Deadline: All applicants for the PhD in Language and Communication who have applied by 15 July will be considered for this award.
Enquiries regarding this studentship should be directed to the Postgraduate Office - firstname.lastname@example.org.