OUH PhD Opportunities

Oxford Brookes University, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Four Years’ Full Time Clinical PhD studentship funded by Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Invitations are invited for the two opportunities detailed below.  

The funding is for your PhD fee and Bench fees only.  These do not include a bursary and you will need to discuss your salary and time release from 50% of your clinical duties with your line manager.

Applicants should be of the highest quality and capable of submitting a PhD thesis within 3 years. The successful applicant will have an undergraduate degree (at least 2:1 or academic equivalent) in Nursing and be employed in a clinical role by the OUH NHS FT.  A Master’s degree with research methods training and/or evidence of the skills required for higher research study would be desirable.

To apply for these studentships, please visit the website at http://www.brookes.ac.uk/students/research-degrees-team/prospective-students/applying/ and follow the instructions therein.  If you have any queries regarding the application process please contact the Faculty of Health & Life Sciences Research Administrator whose details can be found at http://www.brookes.ac.uk/students/research-degrees-team/contacts/research-administrators/

Please note that the any successful applicant will be subject to a DBS search once they enrol. In view of checking procedures they will be required to exhibit a current passport plus other original documentation to enable a search to be undertaken. Costs involved in undertaking the DBS check will be covered by the University 

Application deadline:  30th November 2017

Interview date: To be confirmed, but will be in December 2017.

Start date: January 2018