PhD project

Contemporary art and Scottish colonialism

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Application deadline

30 June 2024

A practice led PhD of research on any aspect of Scottish colonial links and connections, its cultural influences, its effect on social, cultural, and political life, its effect on the personal life, in Scotland or beyond.

What are your understandings and experiences of historical and contemporary legacies of Scottish colonial history and how can they be share and communicated through contemporary art practice and research?

How to apply

  1. Email Professor Graham Fagen to
    • Send a copy of your CV
    • Discuss your potential application and any practicalities (e.g. suitable start date).
  2. After discussion with Professor Fagen, formal applications can be made via our direct application system. 
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