NRF call now open

The call for applications for NRF Postgraduate Student Funding for the 2022 Academic Year is now open. All information on the call is available at https://www.nrf.ac.za/bursaries/framework-documents/bursaries-framework-documents and https://www.nrf.ac.za/sites/default/files/DSI-NRF%20Postgraduate%20Student%20Application%20and%20Funding%20Guide%20for%202022%20%28final%29.pdf. Ensure you submit by your institution's internal deadline.

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Hobart-based Antarctic PhD opportunities in 2021

The Australian Antarctic Program Partnership (AAPP) is currently advertising a number of exciting PhD research projects. These projects are a great opportunity for STEM graduates to pursue a higher degree by research at the University of Tasmania's Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies in Hobart. The AAPP's projects focus on a range of high-priority research areas … Continue reading Hobart-based Antarctic PhD opportunities in 2021

PhD Program in Polar Sciences – Venice University

The call for PhD applications to the Venice University PhD program is now opened. Please have a look at the PhD Program in Polar Sciences here: https://www.unive.it/pag/35949/. The call for the PhD program is found together with instructions and links on how to apply here: https://www.unive.it/pag/25684/Deadline for applications is Wednesday April 21, 2021 at 13:00 … Continue reading PhD Program in Polar Sciences – Venice University

9 funded PhD positions available on CriticalEarth ITN – in fields of climate dynamics, earth system modelling, applied mathematics

There are currently 9 exciting PhD Fellowships open to applicants, as part of the new Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, Innovative Training Network (ITN) called CriticalEarth that will be led by 12 European universities. Information on these is available at https://www.criticalearth.eu/climate/. Successful applicants will start around September 2021 and will be trained to research new methods for assessing the mechanisms … Continue reading 9 funded PhD positions available on CriticalEarth ITN – in fields of climate dynamics, earth system modelling, applied mathematics

PhD studentship on freshwater in the South Atlantic and Southern Ocean at the British Antarctic Survey and the University of Southampton

As part of the NERC-funded INSPIRE Doctoral Training Partnership (https://www.inspire-dtp.ac.uk/), applicants are sought for a competition-funded PhD studentship entitled "The changing freshwater composition of the South Atlantic and Southern Ocean: causes and impacts". This is a joint project between the British Antarctic Survey (in Cambridge) and the University of Southampton, with supervisors Povl Abrahamsen (BAS), … Continue reading PhD studentship on freshwater in the South Atlantic and Southern Ocean at the British Antarctic Survey and the University of Southampton

CALLING UNEMPLOYED GRADUATES TO APPLY – WRC and DSI initiative

The Water Research Commission (WRC) together with the Department of Science and Innovation (DSI) have partnered to develop a short-term programme to support the employability of graduates who have the passion and ability to contribute towards the water and sanitation (and linked) sectors in South Africa across multiple disciplines. Unemployed graduates looking to make a … Continue reading CALLING UNEMPLOYED GRADUATES TO APPLY – WRC and DSI initiative

Nine-month Masters in Polar Studies at SPRI Cambridge

The Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge offers a nine-month Masters Course in Polar Studies. The course offers training in either the Polar Physical Sciences or the Polar Social Sciences/ Humanities. For more information please have a look at this video or join the live Q&A session on Friday 13th November at 13:00 (GMT). … Continue reading Nine-month Masters in Polar Studies at SPRI Cambridge

Funded PhD opportunities at the SENSE Centre for Doctoral Training

There are numerous PhD opportunities available at the SENSE Centre for Doctoral Training. Those related to the cryopshere or oceanography can be accessed here or here respectively. For more on how you can apply click here. Applications close 10 January 2021 and if successful, you would be expected to start in October 2021. If you … Continue reading Funded PhD opportunities at the SENSE Centre for Doctoral Training