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PhD Scholarship


Scholarship Description

A Macquarie University Research Excellence Scholarship (MQRES) is available in the Department of Modern History Politics and International Relations with Prof. Marion Maddox’s Future Fellowship FT110100198.

Prof. Maddox is seeking a highly-motivated candidate with first-class honours in religious studies, politics, sociology or education to undertake a PhD on religion in schools. The ARC funded study to which this project is attached examines schooling in relation to religion-state controversies in Australia, France and US; but the PhD candidate need not be limited to those three. Interested prospective applicants should contact Prof. Maddox in the first instance. Please refer to and quote allocation number 2012096 in your application.

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Study Subject:

Religion in Schools

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Macquarie University

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Macquarie University


Post Graduate


This scholarship is offered once only to one person. Open for applications until 31 May 2013.

Payment Information

The value of this scholarship is AUD23728 (per annum). This award is to be used for living expenses. This scholarship is paid fortnightly for the period of 3 and a half years.


This scholarship is for study in Australia for those who have achieved Honours 1 or equivalent. Only citizens of Australia or New Zealand may apply.

For Further Information

Intending applicants should discuss their plans with Prof. Maddox by contacting her, in the first instance, at