Stephenson Institute for Renewable Energy at the University of Liverpool



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Next generation photoelectrodes for the production of solar fuels - Dr Alex Cowan (Closing date 16th February 2018)

Shining Light on Electrochemical Reactions - Prof Laurence Hardwick (Closing date 28th February 2018)

Identifying performance killing defects in thin film solar cells - Dr Jon Major and Prof Ken Durose (Closing date 28th February 2018)

Inverted designs for CdTe solar cells - Prof Ken Durose and Dr Jon Major (Closing date 28th February 2018)

An Atomic Scale Understanding of Defect Mediated Stability and Hysteresis in Perovskite Solar Cells - Prof Nigel Browning (Closing date 28th February 2018)

Theory and computational screening of novel sustainable ferromagnets - Dr Gilberto Teobaldi and Prof Dmitry Shchukin (Closing date 1st June 2018)

For a list of current PhD opportunities at the University of Liverpool, please see 'Current vacancies – studentships'

For information about the Centre for Doctoral Training in New and Sustainable Photovoltaics, which is led from Liverpool, please click here

Funding information for overseas students

For information on PhD scholarships for overseas students, please see the guidance on ‘Postgraduate scholarships'.

Also, please use the ‘Postgraduate funding tool’ 


We are not offering any internships at the present time, and do not have funds to support internships.