Date: 16 February 2009
Lancaster University's new Doctoral Training Scheme, HighWire, has begun recruiting students. A collaboration between Computing, Design and Management at Lancaster University, HighWire seeks to create a new breed of PhD student though a post-disciplinary approach to research which places innovation at the heart of its curriculum and ethos. The EPSRC-funded scheme will provide funding (bursary and enhanced stipend) for 50 PhD students over 5 years. A recruitment event for this year's candidates will take place on the 11th of March. More information on the scheme and the event are available on the HighWire website.
News website: http://highwire.lancaster.ac.uk/
Associated departments and research centres: ImaginationLancaster, Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts