School of Maritime Science & Engineering – Applications invited for a three year bursary to undertake post-graduate research within the field of merchant shipping

The School of Maritime Science and Engineering at Southampton Solent University are offering a three year bursary to undertake post-graduate research within the field of merchant shipping.

Postgraduate research bursary: optimum crewing strategies for the Merchant Navy

This PhD studentship will examine the optimum crewing strategies for the merchant shipping industry. The student will be joining part of an established research team and will be undertaking supervised research in the area of stable and fluid team work within the Merchant Navy.

The funding covers £15,000 per year stipend for the PhD student (for three years), and all UK-based fees included. Travel budget included to attend UK meetings.

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Expressions of interest should be sent to research.degree@solent.ac.uk by Tuesday 23 May 2017, including details of research interests. The research team will respond to discuss the opportunity further.