PhD opportunities in DJCAD

We offer a broad range of PhD opportunities

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There are many opportunities for you engage with a research degree in art and design, and to conduct studies and practice within this vibrant community.

Our current research themes are:

  • Interdisciplinary Design and Innovation
  • People, Landscape and Environment
  • Secure Digital Futures
  • Visual Practice, Curation and Critique

There are sub-groups within these categories, and cross-disciplinary research projects with supervisory teams comprised from different disciplines.

We offer a range of support for almost all visual making practices. We can support socially–engaged work, as well as critical and theoretical research.

AHRC-funded PhD Studentship Competition 2022/23

We are welcoming statements of interest from potential PhD candidates who wish to apply for an Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) funded studentships as part of the Scottish Graduate School of Arts and Humanities (SGSAH) Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP).

Deadline for applications: 10 December 2021, 12 noon

Find out more on FindaPhD website

Contact us

Please email any questions to our Research team.