Postgraduate Scholarship in Improving Travel Survey Methods
A full-time postgraduate research scholarship is available for a PhD candidate. This scholarship is offered collaboratively by Ipsos, a world-renowned market research company, and the University of Sydney Business School. The candidate will be based at the world-renowned Institute of Transport & Logistics Studies within the University of Sydney Business School.
The broad aim of the research is to improve the knowledge base around contemporary travel survey approaches designed to support transport policy analysis. Particularly given the wealth of new technological approaches and online data sources potentially available, there is a crucial need to systematically assess the impact of different approaches on participation levels, diligence, survey bias, data quality and future survey costs.
For further information, contact Professor Stephen Greaves, Institute of Transport & Logistics Studies (C37), The University of Sydney Business School (Phone: 9114-1835; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Applications should be e-mailed direct to Prof Greaves by 5pm Friday 4th September, 2015.
To apply, please include:
1) Academic transcripts,
2) Curriculum Vitae,
3) Details of two academic referees familiar with your studies, and
4) A cover letter indicating your interests in this research area and why you consider yourself suitable for the scholarship.