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Anthony Nutt PhD Studentships 2016




The Open University Business School invites applications for full-time PhD studentships starting in February 2016. Studentships are attached to specific research projects in the new Centre for Voluntary Sector Leadership which are described at www.open.ac.uk/business-school-phd. The studentships cover tuition fees, a research training support grant and a starting stipend of circa £ 14,000 per year. These are full-time three-year studentships and you will be required to live in the UK within commuting distance of the Milton Keynes campus.We are looking for highly motivated individuals who hold an honours degree at a minimum of 2:1 or equivalent in a related subject, plus around 120 credits of advanced research methods skills or ideally a Masters in research methods. Your application should comprise a 1500-word research proposal and a covering letter outlining your suitability for your chosen project. We must also receive a completed application form, copies of relevant degree certificates and transcripts and a copy of your SELTS test results (if applicable), before we can consider your application. Further details of the individual projects and how to apply can be found via The Business School link above.Interviews will form part of the selection process and are to be held in November 2015 in person (or via web conference if required). PhD applicants are expected to give a 15 minute PowerPoint presentation about their proposal, followed by a question and answer session.For enquiries email: see email link below:-The closing date for applications is midday GMT on Thursday 15 October 2015Equal Opportunities is University Policy

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