Southampton Business School PhD Studentship for Research Students

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Posted 3 years ago

Southampton Business School PhD Studentship for Research Students is now available full-time on its PhD programme commencing in Oct 2018

The studentships will last for a maximum of three years (subject to an annual review of progress)

The Department of Banking and Finance seeks to recruit excellent PhD students to conduct research in Empirical Banking. The PhD students play a very important role in the department in propelling forward novel research at the same time as their own career potential. For example, a number of the PhD students gain internships at the IMF and at the Bank of England. Staff in the department have a wealth of experience publishing in these areas and now wish to incorporate new empirical banking research into any area of bank risk management and bank profitability in a low interest rate environment.

Research in this subject area is currently undertaken by members of the Department of Banking and Finance and the related Centre for Banking Finance and Sustainable Development (CBFSD) and Computational Finance and Business Analytics (CFBA) Research Centre

INSTITUTION OF STUDY: Southampton Business School Highfield Campus

LEVEL OF EDUCATION: Masters degree

NATIONALITY ELIGIBLE:  Applicants from the UK, the EU and overseas.

AMOUNT: Studentship will provide a maintenance allowance of £14,000 per annum, in addition to payment of tuition fees at home/EU level or international level as determined by the University

APPLICATION:Please ensure that in the online application form you enter in the dedicated spaces:

  • The title of the research area: “Empirical Banking”
  • For funding, that you wish to be considered for the 2018/2019 Faculty PGR Scholarship
  • As part of the application applicants will be required to submit a CV, research proposal, degree certificate and transcripts, two academic references and proof of English language proficiency.

To apply to Southampton Business School PhD Studentship for Research Students please follow the ‘Apply’ link on the following webpage: PhD Business Studies & Management:  https://www.sbs.ac.uk/research/mphilphd-research-programmes .

Please mention reference FBLA-BUS-012 in the scholarship section of your application.

The awards will be allocated by end of April, with the outcome being communicated to the candidates in May

 

DEADLINE: 15 February 2018.

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