University College Cork PhD Research Position for EU Candidates, Ireland for PhD, Diploma

  •  PhD, Diploma
  •  23-May-2021
  •   Ireland
  • $$  €18,500 per annum

Applications are being accepted from the EU candidates for PhD Research Position. This study program is offered by the University College Cork.

This funding opportunity is available to highly talented EU candidates who have a plan to study a full-time PhD degree programme at the university in Ireland.

University College Cork Information

University College Cork Grants

University College Cork PhD Research Position for EU Candidates, Ireland for PhD, Diploma Founded in 1845, University College Cork is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Cork (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), County Cork. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Education and Skills, Ireland, University College Cork (UCC) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University College Cork (UCC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 174 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligible Countries: EU
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: PhD position in Mapping the exposure, vulnerability and risk of extreme climate impacts in EU coastal cities
  • Admissible Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the following criteria:
  • First or Upper Second Class Honours (2:1) degree (or equivalent) in Engineering, preferably Civil Engineering.
  • Experience using research methods or other approaches relevant to the subject matter is desirable.
  • An understanding of Coastal Engineering is desirable – from academic modules, work or both.
  • An understanding of risk analysis is also desirable
  • Good communication, organisation and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent academic English writing skills.

Offered Benefits

The University College Cork will provide a stipend of €18,500 per annum. EU fees and research-related travel are covered by the grant.

Application Process

  • How to Apply: Interested applicants must apply by email to Gregorio Iglesias, c/o Grainne Lynch, Professor of Marine Renewable Energy, UCC, Email address: [email protected]
  • Supporting Documents: Your C.V. (Please include details of your Masters and Undergraduate theses, if appropriate), cover letter including a 200-word motivation statement as to how you are best suited to this PhD position
  • Admission Requirements: Applicants must have a postgraduate degree from a recognized university.
  • Language Requirement: If the applicant’s first language is not English, they will have to provide evidence of English language proficiency.
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