PhD Studentships

PhD Studentships

We have a number of phd studentships on offer in the school and through various research council doctoral training centres. Many of these have funding available.

Hidden greenhouse gas emissions from urban waterways
  • Supervisors:Dr Joshua Dean | Prof George Wolff | Dr Sarah Clement

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Will salt marsh survive sea level rise? An integrated numerical model and field investigation
  • Supervisors:Dr. Nicoletta Leonardi | Dr. Rachel Smedley |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Resolving the frequency of mass movement processes (landslides, rockfalls) in response to climate change
  • Supervisors:Dr Rachel Smedley | Dr Elisabetta Mariani |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Durability of detrital grain-coating clays during sediment transport
  • Supervisors:Dr Iris Verhagen | Prof Richard Worden | If numerical modelling is included: Prof. Peter Burgess

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Connecting Liverpool: Developing low-cost environmental sensors across Liverpool and Paris
  • Supervisors:Dr Jonny Higham | Dr Mark Green |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Understanding tree rings – how the interplay of climate and seed production controls tree growth
  • Supervisors:Dr Andrew Hacket-Pain | Professor Andy Morse |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


How will climate change influence tree reproduction? And why does this matter?
  • Supervisors:Dr Andrew Hacket-Pain | Professor Andy Morse |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Investigating how raw critical material concentrations occur in fractured ore bodies
  • Supervisors:Dr David McNamara | Dr Elisabetta Mariani |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Disentangling landuse and climatic roles in sediment delivery to upland British lakes
  • Supervisors:Dr Heather Sangster | Prof. Richard Chiverrell |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020


Bringing state-of-the-art machine learning techniques to geophysical inversion
  • Supervisors:Leonardo Uieda | |

Application deadline: 23 January 2020