3-year PhD studentship School of Law and Social Sciences, in Human Rights in Conflict
School of Law & Social Sciences
Closing Date: Saturday 30 March 2013
Interview Date: To be confirmed
3-year PhD studentship at the University of East London, School of Law and Social Sciences, in Human Rights in Conflict
The University of East London, School of Law and Social Sciences, is pleased to advertise a 3-year PhD studentship (http://www.uel.ac.uk/lss/). A successful candidate will be supervised by a team led by Professor Chandra Lekha Sriram, and become a member of the Centre on Human Rights in Conflict (CHRC: www.uel.ac.uk/chrc).
The studentship is for a period of three years, subject to satisfactory progress and provides an annual stipend of £15,590 (Research Council recommended rate plus £2000 for London costs), payment of tuition fees at the UK/EU rate and research costs. The stipend is tax-free.
*Applicants from outside the UK/EU are eligible to apply for the studentship on the understanding that the difference in the cost of tuition fee is payable by the candidate. Current full time UK/EU and International fees are £3,732 and £10,340 respectively.
Applications must demonstrate a clear research proposal focused upon topics related to the violation and protection of human rights in conflict-affected situations, and/or post-atrocity justice and rule of law and human rights promotion.
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