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40 Full-time Research Studentships Commencing October 2009
UK Tuition fees and stipend of 13,290

The University of Plymouth seeks to build on its RAE success through a programme of fully-funded research studentships for EU/UK nationals and home fees only studentships for non EU nationals. These are available to well-qualified and highly motivated candidates in strategic priority research areas, one of which is Pedagogic (HE) Research. Areas of study might include the following:


         Teaching and learning in higher education; 

         Technology assisted learning; 

         Sustainability education;

         Experiential learning


For further information about studentships in all disciplines, and instructions on how to apply see: <>  or write to: The Graduate School, University of Plymouth, PL4 8AA. For informal discussions about pedagogic research studentships, please contact Debby Cotton ([log in to unmask]). 


Applicants should hold or expect to be awarded a 1st/2.1 honours degree and/or a Masters qualification or equivalent research experience.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 26th May 2009 


Dr. Debby Cotton 
Acting Head of EDaLT 
Educational Development and Learning Technologies
Room 402, Rolle Building 
University of Plymouth 
Devon PL4 8AA 

Tel: 01752 587614