Funded PhD in Architecture opportunity at the RCAWatch
The Stavros Niarchos Foundation is offering funding of £50,000 over three years for PhDs at the School of Architecture at the RCA.
For EU/Home students this would cover the full fees of £9,500 and provide roughly £7,000 in maintenance each year.
Students will be expected to study full-time and start in October 2017.
PhDs will have to closely relate to one of five research themes in the School, with details below. Applicants will have to submit a research proposal.
The date for the closing of the call is currently set as 16th June.
For more details please pm me.
(Keywords: city design, learning, education, research, knowledge production, pedagogy, spatial design)
(Keywords: London, city design, machine learning, computation, urban design, housing crisis, domesticity, standards, building typology)
Neighbourhood Transformations and New Communities
(Keywords: China, city design, architecture, collective and/or communal living, urban governance, development, social services, welfare)
Architecture and Social Movements
(Keywords: social movements, architecture, popular organizations, collective equipment, municipal movement, non-western epistemologies)
(Keywords: city design, housing, domesticity, subjectivity, aging, care, affordability, institutions)