Deadline: 1 March 2018
Doctoral Training PhD Studentship in Chemical Engineering 2017 UK/ EU/Overseas
The Department of Chemical Engineering at University College London (UCL) is seeking one exceptional graduate student to receive a Doctoral Training Scholarship
- No closing date
- Study: Full Time, Part Time
Doctoral Training PhD Studentships in Chemical Engineering 2017 UK/ EU/Overseas
UCL Department / Division: Chemical Engineering
Duration of Studentship: 4 years
Stipend: Circa £16,300 + fees
The Department of Chemical Engineering at University College London (UCL) is seeking one exceptional graduate student to receive a Doctoral Training Scholarship. The research project can be in any area where the department is active (Catalysis & Reaction Engineering, Multiphase Systems, Electrochemical Engineering, Product & Process Systems Engineering, Molecular & Engineering Thermodynamics. Projects are widespread and range from fuel cells to self-healing materials, membranes and fluidised beds.
The scheme aims to provide a new research student with the exceptional opportunity to work within their chosen research field to undertake a PhD programme at a world class research institution. The successful candidate will receive full tuition fees, a generous stipend and a research consumables fund for up to 3 – 4 years.
The candidate will have or be expected to obtain a first class Honours Master Level degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, materials science, physics or associated discipline.
The ability to work in an interdisciplinary environment that tackles questions across various fields of Chemical Engineering is expected. Effective written and verbal communication skills, good time-management, excellent attention to detail and the ability to work in a team are essential.
Further specifications can be found here: Further specifications
Applicants should be confident that they are able to demonstrate outstanding academic performance before applying for this scholarship scheme. Applications should be supported by a CV, a personal statement specifying you are applying for the DTP and which research subject you are interested in (approx. 1000 words and a maximum of 2 pages), and three recommendation letters and must be submitted via the UCL PRiSM portal at: www.prism.ucl.ac.uk
The successful candidate will start in September 2017. Any offer of a PhD place will be conditional on a final interview by the Department and – if applicable – on the candidate receiving the required qualifications.
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact PhDfirstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 01st March 2018