The University of Dublin is offering a fully-funded, 4-year PhD scholarship under the supervision of Dr Martin Sokol, Associate Professor in Geography. The student will work on ERC research project GEOFINGEOFIN (ERC Project 683197) within the Finance, Economy & Society (FES) Research Group, Department of Geography, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin.
GEOFIN (Western Banks in Eastern Europe: New Geographies of Financialisation) is a €1.8M five year project funded by the European Research Council (ERC) under the Consolidator Grant call.
The University of Dublin, corporately designated the Chancellor, Doctors and Masters of the University of Dublin, is a university located in Dublin, Ireland. It is the degree awarding body for Trinity College, Dublin.
Course Level: Scholarship is available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded to work on ERC research project GEOFINGEOFIN (ERC Project 683197) within the Finance, Economy & Society (FES) Research Group, Department of Geography, Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin.
Scholarship Award: €24,000 per annum which includes:
- Stipend of €17,000 per annum (tax-free)
- Fully covered academic tuition fees at the EU
- Rates (currently €7,013 p.a.).
NOTE: Applicants must have been resident in an EU member state for 3 out of the last 5 years to be eligible for EU fees.
Scholarship can be taken in Ireland
Eligibility: Applicants must hold a first-class (or strong 2.1 / upper second-class) undergraduate degree with honours (minimum GPA 3.7/4.0 or equivalent international qualifications) and, ideally, a Master’s degree (at merit level or above) – in Human/Economic Geography or a closely related discipline (e.g. Business Management/Finance Studies, Economic Sociology, Political Economy).
Nationality: Citizens of Ireland are eligible to apply.
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Applicants must hold undergraduate degree.
How to Apply: Applications must be emailed to: geofin-at-tcd.ie by the closing date. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered and may be rejected.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 4, 2017.