Monthly Archives: December 2013

PhD SScholarships Royal Academy of Engineering :Sustainable Building Design

Full and Part funded PhD scholarships are now available in the Royal Academy of Engineering Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Design in the School of the Built Environment. To be eligible, applicants should have a first-class honours degree in a relevant subject or a 2.1 honours degree plus Masters (or equivalent). Scholarships will be awarded by competitive merit, taking into account the academic ability of the applicant and the alignment between his/her research interests and the Centre’s research strengths.

The closing date for applications is 28th February 2014.

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York Foundation for Conservation & Craftsmanship

Applications are invited from craftsmen and conservators for financial support. Since 2002 the York Foundation for Conservation and Craftsmanship has helped over 90 individuals across a very broad range of heritage skills. Based in York, the Foundation will consider applications from across the UK. Awards are available of up to £1500 to support training and development and up to £3000 to help established experts take on an apprentice or trainee. Applications are invited by the end of March 2014 and shortlisted applicants will be interviewed in early May.

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Research Fellow – University of the West of Scotland

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Research Fellow with relevant qualifications and research experience to investigate the organization, management, business strategy and financing of the practice of Sir George Gilbert Scott, Europe’s largest architectural firm of the Victorian era. The project will set the Scott practice in the context of Victorian commerce, society, religion and architecture, and will focus on the rebuilding of Glasgow University from 1864-1878, as a major case study.

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