The University of Nottingham in partnership with Health Education England East Midlands and NIHR CLAHRC East Midlands is offering a single Clinical Academic PhD studentship in applied healthcare.
Applicants must work with a NHS Trust or a provider of health and / or care services that is providing at least 50% of its services free at the point of delivery based in the East Midlands or East of England and have completed the ICA HEE Bronze or Silver Scholar Award / an HEE / NIHR Bridging Scheme or an NIHR funded MRes or MARM.
This Trust must provide a letter indicating support for the student.
Successful applicants will be registered and based in The Division of Rehabilitation and Ageing in the School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham.
Supervisory teams (minimum of 2 academics) should be identified by applicants prior to submission. Academic supervisors should have links to the CLAHRC, or should apply to become a faculty member prior to your application being submitted : .
Each studentship comes with a yearly stipend at current RCUK rates (£14,999) plus Home / EU tuition fees (£4,324). Full time (3 years) or part time study (up to 6 years, pro rata funding) is possible.
Applicants would also be encouraged to maintain clinical activity.
Minimal research costs to a maximum of £10,000 are available to cover data collection expenses. Please be mindful of this when outlining your proposed work, or explain how research costs would be covered and by whom.
Applying for the PhDs
To apply, applicants should send the following information to Kate.Radford nottingham.ac.uk
Detail of additional research costs and how these would be met.