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