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.
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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:
- The 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.