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Global Doctoral Scholarship – St Andrews and Bonn – Geography and Earth Science-University of St. Andrews

Project: Marine mass transport processes: Poorly quantified shuttles of organic carbon to the deep ocean
Supervisors:Craig Smeaton and Christian Marz
Funder: University of St Andrews and University of Bonn Global Scholarship
Deadline: 31st of March 2024
Proposed Start Date: September 2024, October 2024, January 2025

The University of St Andrews and the University of Bonn are pleased to offer a scholarship funded by both institutions, to support an exceptional student undertaking doctoral research in the above project.

As a doctoral student at the University of St Andrews you will be part of a growing, vibrant, and intellectually stimulating postgraduate community. St Andrews is one of the leading research-intensive universities in the world and offers a postgraduate experience of remarkable richness.

St Leonard’s Postgraduate College is at the heart of the postgraduate community of St Andrews. The College supports all postgraduates and aims to provide opportunities for postgraduates to come together, socially and intellectually, and make new connections.

As a doctoral student at the University of Bonn you will be part of a vibrant and intellectually stimulating academic community. The University of Bonn is one of the leading research-intensive universities in the world. It is one of only 11 German Universities of Excellence and the only German university with six Clusters of Excellence.

In addition to the research training that doctoral students complete in their home Department, doctoral students at the University of Bonn have access to the Bonn Graduate Center, which is the central service department for doctoral candidates. It offers guidance on training and funding opportunities and offers a free and comprehensive training programme to support their academic, professional, and personal development.

More Information: Project Description and How to Apply

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