E. Allison Peers Doctoral Scholarship in Hispanic Studies in University of Liverpool School of Cultures, Languages, and Area Studies 2011-12, UK
Study Subject: Hispanic Studies
Employer: University of Liverpool
Description: Applications are invited for a fees-only E. Allison Peers Doctoral Scholarship in Hispanic Studies, to begin in September 2011. The Scholarship provides full fees at the Home/EU student rate (approx. £3,400) for students undertaking a three-year period of doctoral research leading to the award of a PhD. Applicants for an E. Allison Peers Scholarship must also make a formal application for admittance to the University of Liverpool by March 31st 2011. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will be held during the week of 16-20 May 2011. Teaching and research in Hispanic Studies at Liverpool is informed by a plurilingual, pluricultural understanding of the Luso-Hispanic world. We welcome applications from students wishing to undertake research in any one or more of Catalan Studies, Galician Studies, Portuguese Studies (Brazilian and European) and Hispanic Studies (Latin American and European). We especially encourage applications that are comparative or relational, and which cross languages and national borders. Possible focuses for study include: cultural politics and the politics of culture; popular culture; visual culture; literary studies; cyberculture; gender and sexuality; transnational, postnational and postcolonial studies; migration and diaspora.
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Application Deadline: 14 March 2011