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Postgraduate Research Studentships - School of Arts & Media

Pathway to Excellence PGR Studentship

The School of Arts and Media at the University of Salford solicits expressions of interest in the Pathway to Excellence PGR studentships for commencement in September 2020. The award constitutes a fee waiver, plus an annual stipend of £15,009 per annum.

Only UK/EU candidates are eligible to apply. Candidates should have a first or upper second class honours degree and Masters degree completed or in process.


PGR Coordinator:
Dr Leslie McMurtry -

Arts and Media Research Support:

Research Group Leads
Art and Design:
Andrew Wootton -

Culture, Communication and Media:
Professor Seamus Simpson -

English and Creative Writing:
Dr Scott Thurston -

Performance and Dance:
Dr Sheila McCormick -

Dr Alan Williams -

Politics and Contemporary History:
Professor Alaric Searle -

Please forward expressions of interest for the studentships to both the PGR Coordinator and the SAM Research Support email address above, copying in the relevant research group lead, by Friday 21st February.

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