*** PhD scholarships at the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of Essex ***

ISER is an interdisciplinary research centre with a thriving PhD programme. We are currently accepting applications from students wishing to study for a PhD (+3), or a Masters plus PhD (1+3) in any quantitative social science discipline.

Applicants are also invited to apply for one of our fully-funded studentships, which are available as part of Essex University’s ESRC-funded Doctoral Training Centre. http://www.essex.ac.uk/dtc/ These studentships are open to all suitably qualified applicants, regardless of nationality. The deadline for applications is 15th February, 2013.

ISER offers the following research pathways:

– Economics

– Applied Social and Economic Research

– Survey Methodology

– Health Research

Information about our PhD programmes may be found on our website http://www.iser.essex.ac.uk/study Prospective applicants are invited to contact our Director of Graduate Studies, Dr Maria Iacovou (maria@essex.ac.uk)