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July 08, 2013

Fellowship: PhD Studentship in Anthropology on 'Human-Animal Relations in the Circumpolar North'

Deadline: October 15, 2013

The Department of Anthropology, University of Aberdeen, is offering one three-year PhD studentship to work on a project about human-animal relations in the circumpolar North. The position can start either in January 2014 or October 2014 and be based in Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom. The studentship will include full UK/EU fees and a maintenance stipend set at RCUK rates, funds to support conference travel and fieldwork, and a small equipment budget. The project will consider the possibility of paying the full overseas fees of a non-EU applicant depending on the quality of the application. The studentship form part of a 5-year project (2012-2017) funded by the European Research Council entitled 'Arctic Domestication: Emplacing Human/Animal relations in the Circumpolar North arcticdomus.org

For more information please contact Prof. David G. Anderson david.anderson@abdn.ac.uk

For further information and details on how to apply, please go to

The deadline is 15 October 2013.

The University of Aberdeen is a charity registered in Scotland, No SC013683.

Posted by parmelee at July 8, 2013 11:20 AM