Fully funded PhD Studentship, University of Leicester

The Department of Sociology is seeking applicants for a 3 year full-time funded studentship (covering fees and stipend) leading to a PhD. The studentship is for full-time study only and the successful applicant will be expected to commence their studies in September 2012 or as soon as possible thereafter. UK/EU Applicants only.

Research Areas: We are particularly interested in applicants who wish to work in the areas of Civil Society<
http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/sociology/research/groups/research-unit-on-civil-society-rucs-1/rucs> and/or Wellbeing and Health<http://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/sociology/research/groups/well-being-and-health-research-group-1/well-being-and-health-research-group>, though those with other interests are strongly encouraged to apply.

Entry Requirements: Applicants must have a good first degree and have completed, or be due to complete by October 2012, a Masters degree in Sociology or related social science subject.

Closing Date for Applications: March 16th 2012

For further information and how to apply:

Contact for Informal Enquiries: Professor Ellen Annandale eca7@le.ac.uk<
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