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The Centre for Archaeology, Anthropology & Heritage CAAH (formally
called Archaeology and the Historic Environment), Bournemouth University
is pleased to offer 3 fully funded PhD studentships. Please note within
the School of Conservation Sciences that only one of these studentships
will be offered to an overseas fee-based candidate and the remainder to
Home/EU fee-based candidates.
These are three-year, fully funded (£12,900 per year plus fees covered)
full time appointments in 2008 part of 32 new campus wide PhD
studentships the University funded, and following on from the
appointment of 90 fully-funded PhD studentships in 2006 and 2007, as
part of the commitment to research excellence.
Candidates for the fully-funded PhD studentship must demonstrate
outstanding qualities and be motivated to complete a PhD in 3 years. All
candidates must satisfy the School’s minimum doctoral entry criteria for
studentships of: an honours degree at Upper Second Class (2.1) and/or an
appropriate Masters degree. An IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 minimum is
essential for candidates for whom English is not their first language.
In addition to satisfying basic entry criteria, the Research Centre will
look closely at the qualities, skills and background of each candidate
and what they can bring to their chosen research project.
Please go to our Centre web page
http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/caah/phd_studentships.html and click on the
project names listed below to go direct to details of individual projects.
* Carcass processing methods in Roman Britain (PDF 66kb)
* New approaches to the interpretation of late Medieval and early-post
Medieval glass production in Britain (PDF 67kb)
* Technical development of LiDAR for identifying archaeological features
within prehistoric landcsapes (PDF 67kb)
If you would like to contact a member of staff to find out more
information then please email the project supervisor identified with a
particular area of study.
The School's (Faculty) web page may be found at:
The Centre for Archaeology, Anthropology, and Heritage (CAAH) web page
can found at: http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/caah/
Staff from the CAAH will be attending the SAA conference in Vancouver
and we will have a stall in the exhibition hall open from March 27 to
March 29th. Please feel free to drop in and discuss informally these
posts, our Master's programmes, and the work of the Centre.
Alternatively, you can also arrange to view the School and its
facilities by emailing the administrator, Louise Pearson [log in to unmask]
The final closing date for applications is 31 July 2008.
However, applications are assessed independently and offers may be made
to ideal candidates throughout the process. As such – apply early to