PhD Studentship

University of Glasgow
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Monday, 30 October, 2017

A three year PhD home/EU fees only studentship (funded by The Hunterian) is available within the Technical Art History Group (TAHG) in the College of Arts at the University of Glasgow. The core research theme is "Scottish Stage Designers: Tradition and Innovation". The student will be supervised by Dr. Christina Young in collaboration with The Hunterian. The research will draw upon both private and public collections/archives in Glasgow and London. The student will be part of a growing group of researchers within TAHG studying the history and significance of scenic art, artists and stage design within the British Isles. Start date January 2018. The student would need to finance their living expenses.

In the first instance applicants should email ( a short CV, a transcript of qualifications to date (and anticipated results if you are still studying for your Masters), 2 references (at least 1 should be academic) and 1000 word proposal highlighting what they can bring to the research. Deadline 30th October 2017. The successful applicant will then need to apply for a PhD place on-line.

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