Department of Psychology – PhD Studentships for October 2017 entry

Applicants are invited to apply for two PhD Studentship projects starting in October 2017. The successful candidates will engage in PhD study full time and integrate into the life of the Department, working with academic colleagues and undergraduate students.

  1. A neuropsychological study of the role of cognitive load and working memory capacity in distraction suppressionInformation and application details here.
  2. Characterising and modulating paranoia in healthy high schizotypes and schizophrenia - a computational fMRI projectInformation and application details here.

Please note that the Department of Psychology is advertising a total of six candidate projects. The projects which attract the best four applicants will be awarded a PhD bursary.

The closing date for receipt of applications is midday 5th May 2017