Full-time PhD studentships in
Space Instrumentation available at
The Open University
Based in Milton Keynes
The School of Physical Sciences at The Open University invites applications for full-time PhD studentships in the Space Instrumentation research discipline for a February 2021 start.
The available projects are:
Up to two full-time PhD studentships, funded by the STFC and the European Space Agency (ESA), are available. The 3-year research studentships provide a maintenance grant of £15,264 per year (2020-2021 rate) and all academic fees are covered. The projects are only available to students who have no restrictions on how long they can stay in the UK and have been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least 3 years prior to the start of the studentship.
How to apply
If you would like to apply then please read the guidance on applying for a PhD studentship and email the following to STEM-SPS-PHD@open.ac.uk by the application deadline:
You need to submit a research proposal for any of these projects, as they are already defined by us. You are encouraged to contact the lead supervisor of the project(s) for any informal enquiries.
Closing date for applications: Friday 14th August 2020
Interviews will take place remotely on Friday 28th August 2020
We are committed to widening participation and awarding PhD studentships to a diverse community of applicants. We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups. Equal Opportunity is University policy