The University of Sussex is offering fully funded studentship on the ATLAS experiment available to UK and EU nationals for a September 2018 start. The student will work under the main supervision of Prof Antonella De Santo, who is also the Sussex ATLAS team leader.
The University of Sussex is a public research university in Falmer, near Brighton in Sussex. The university received its Royal Charter in August 1961, and was a founding member of the 1994 Group of research-intensive universities promoting excellence in research and teaching.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Applications close: March 1, 2018
Course Level: Studentships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: The project is to work on the search for Supersymmetry (SUSY) using ATLAS Run-2 data, focusing on multileptonic SUSY signals, and to contribute to the design of future physics analyses in view of the high-luminosity Large Hadron Collider upgrade.
Scholarship Award: £14553 (2017-18) per annum tax-free bursary and waiver of fees each year for 3.5 years. Full-time study
Number of Scholarships: Not given
Scholarship can be taken in the UK
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: The UK, Europe (Non-UK), International (Non-UK/EU) students are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Students should have a physics or related degree, or be due to graduate before September 2018.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Please state in the Finance section of the online form that you are applying for STFC/MPS EPP studentships (UK and EU nationals), or the relevant scholarship for non-EU nationals.
Applications should include a CV, as well as transcripts of marks obtained on your degree(s) and the names and contact details of two academic referees. Please also include an overview of why you are suitable for this position and your reasons for applying.
How to Apply:
Apply through the Sussex on-line system.