The University of Adelaide PhD Scholarships

Type: Scholarship

Name: PhD Scholarships

Location: University of Adelaide

Sponsoring Institution: The Faculty of Arts at the University of Adelaide


The Faculty of Arts at the University of Adelaide welcomes applications for a higher degree (PhD) scholarships in conjunction with a research project entitled “Organisms and Us.” This project explores the changing roles and understandings of non-human organisms in 20th and early 21st century science using both historical and philosophical perspectives. The PhD project will involve integrated history and philosophy of biology, with the specific topic to be negotiated. Applicants should note that the awarding of a higher degree scholarship is dependent on external funding of this project, which at the date of this announcement is yet to be confirmed. For more information on this project, please contact Professor Rachel A. Ankeny, email: Applicants must have a minimum of Honours 2A result or equivalent in History, Philosophy, or equivalent relevant discipline. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of Australia, or citizens of New Zealand, by the closing date of 31 October 2015.  Stipend: AU$25,849 per annum (2015 rate) tax free for up to 3 years (indexed annually). It is likely to be tax exempt, subject to Taxation Office approval. The selection panel reserves the right in its absolute discretion not to award any such scholarship in any discipline having considered any, and all, applications. Apply at: Please also provide a copy of your application to the relevant contact person listed above.

Contact Information:
Rachel Ankeny

Posted: September 10, 2015