The University of Bristol is part of the NERC GW4+ doctoral training partnership  and offers a number of funded PhD studentships. A full list of the GW4+ projects available in the ‘Changing Earth’  research theme can be found here.

In addition to NERC studentships, alternative sources of funding for a PhD may also be available.

Current PhD projects with BOPP available for 2017-18 entry:

Life on the seafloor: What limits nutrient cycling in marine sponges?
Main supervisor: Dr Kate Hendry
Funding: European Research Council

High latitude influence on ocean circulation during major climate events
Main supervisor: Professor Laura Robinson
Funding: NERC



Opportunities to work with BOPP come via a range of externally funded research fellowships. More information is available via the links below:

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowships (European Commission)

Royal Society University Research Fellowships

Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships

NERC Independent Research Fellowships

Occasionally alternative sources of funding may provide more  opportunities for post-doctoral research fellowships at Bristol.