Arts and Humanities

Vice-Chancellor's Researcher Development Scheme

Arts and Humanities

The following projects are available:

  • Modernism and Modernity - Professor Andrew Thacker
  • The Third Reich and Memory - Professor Bill Niven
  • Celebrity/Stardom, Sexuality and the Media - Dr Cuneyt Cakirlar
  • Contemporary French Literature and Culture (cinema included), with a focus on the medical humanities - Professor Enda Mccaffrey
  • Social media and the its impact on society - Dr Olga Bailey
  • The Literature of Travel - Professor Tim Youngs
  • Literature and Technology - Professor Philip Leonard
  • French / European Cinema since the Crisis - Professor Martin O'Shaughnessy
  • Gender Equality in Europe - Professor Gill Allwood
  • Religion and Society in Early Modern Scotland - Dr John McCallum.

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Important note: all applications for the projects described below must be accompanied by a research proposal, which should be no longer than 1 side of A4 (including reference list). Proposals should (1) identify the proposed research supervisor from the list shown below, and (2) give details of your proposed research project. The proposal should be clearly aligned to the PhD topics listed.