Pre-call for PhD scholarship at Dublin City University
In the frame of the project: «SHADOW: An exploration of the nature of informal economies and shadow practices in the former USSR region» (for a short description of the project see below)
We are selecting a perspective PhD student to apply for the Government of Ireland scholarship (all EU citizens are eligible) to complete a PhD thesis in the frame of the project under the supervision of Dr Abel Polese
Please note: This is not an offer for PhD funding. We will help you (max 2 candidates) to apply, by offering institutional support and advicing you on research design. The Irish Research Council will then make a decision and, if your application is supported, you will receive a PhD scholarship and support for research expenses to work with us to SHADOW for 2018-2022.
Fields: economic sociology, management and business, human geography, public policy
Topic: informal business practices in the former USSR (preferably with a case study in the Southern Caucasus or Central Asian region)
Deadline: 15 of September 2017 (send CV and one abstract of the topic of your choice to email@example.com). You are expected to start in September 2018, if awarded the scholarship
In the first instance, applicants are advised to consult the 2018 Terms and Conditions and Guide for Applicants. Applicants seeking further clarification are then recommended to contact the research office in their respective higher education institution. If unable to provide clarity, the research office should send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org for answer through the frequently asked questions (FAQ) process. An updated FAQ document will be published weekly on the Irish Research Council website.