PhD Studentship - Climate and human-related risks to coastal and maritime cultural heritage in eastern Africa

As part of the Global Challenges Research Fund/Arts and Humanities Research Council project 'Rising from the Depths: Utilising Marine Cultural Heritage in East Africa to help Sustainable Social, Economic, and Cultural Benefits', Bournemouth University is offering a fully-funded PhD studentship focusing on any aspect related to

(a) climate and/or human-related risks to maritime/coastal cultural heritage in eastern Africa or

(b) coastal management practices to reduce environmental and social vulnerabilities associated with current and future threats (climate or human-related). 

This is a fully-funded PhD studentship which includes a stipend of £14,777 each year to support your living costs. 

Key information

Next start date:

January 2019


Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus


36 months

Entry requirements:

A 1st class honours degree and/or a relevant Master's degree with distinction or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 minimum (with a minimum 6.0 in each component). For more information check out our full entry requirements.