EUR2PE: The Responsibility to Protect at the Centre of Europe

PhD funds

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There are 3 x 3 year PhD studentships (fees and living expenses) in the area of “Responsibility to Protect and Prosecute. Its Problems and Alternatives.” These are available to start in the academic year 2014/15. These are funded by the ESRC and supervised by the White Rose Doctoral Training Centre. Supervision will be coordinated across the White Rose Doctoral Training Centre involving the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York.    The deadline for applications is February 14, 2014.  PhD students working in this area at Leeds, Sheffield and York canbe integrated into the existing White Rose Collaborative Network on R2P and the existing ESRC Seminar Series Network on R2P.

Jason Ralph (Leeds) is PI and lead coordinator of the network of supervisors, which includes Garrett Brown (Sheffield), Russell Buchan (Sheffield), Adrian Gallagher (Leeds) Edward Newman (Leeds), Nick Ritchie (York) and Lars Waldorf (York).

Students are encouraged to apply for one studentship only (see below).  Applicants must complete the ESRC WR DTC Studentship Application form of the Institution that hosts the Principal Supervisor of the studentship as listed below.   The completed form (must be typed) should be returned in either Word or pdf format to the Postgraduate Scholarships Office of the Institution of the Principal Supervisor as listed below.  Further details of the award and how to apply can be found here

STUDENTSHIP ONE

Moral Progress and its Political Limits: ‘Common Humanity’ as a Driver of State Behaviour. Advertised on Jobs.ac.uk

Principal Supervisor:
Name: Garrett W Brown
Department/School: Politics
University: University of Sheffield
Tel: 0114 222 1656 Email: g.w.brown@sheffield.ac.uk

Co-supervisor:
Name: Adrian Gallagher
Department/School: Politics and International Relations
University: Leeds
Tel: 0113 343 9202
Email: a.gallagher@leeds.ac.uk

Co-supervisor:
Name: Nick Ritchie
Department/School: Politics
University:York
Tel: 01904 324104
Email: nick.ritchie@york.ac.uk

 

STUDENTSHIP TWO

Moral Progress and its Political Limits. Liberal responsibilities in an age of shifting international power balances. (click on link for details of the project)

Principal Supervisor:
Name: Jason Ralph
Department/School: Politics and International Studies
University: Leeds
Tel: 0113 343 4429
Email: j.g.ralph@leeds.ac.uk

Co-supervisor:
Name: Russell Buchan
Department/School: Law
University: Sheffield
Tel: 0114 222 6769
Email: R.J.Buchan@sheffield.ac.uk

Apply using the University of Leeds ESRC WR DTC Studentship Application Form (click here for application form). Apply to: Helen Philpott polispg@leeds.ac.uk and the School of Politics and International Studies, University of Leeds AND University of Leeds Postgraduate Scholarship Office Marjorie & Arnold Ziff Building, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 or by email to pg_scholarships@leeds.ac.uk by 14 February 2014.

STUDENTSHIP THREE

Moral Progress and its Political Limits: Alternative Forms of Intervention

Principal Supervisor:
Name: Lars Waldorf
Department/School: Centre for Applied Human Rights/Law
University: University of York
Tel: 01904 325830
Email: lars.waldorf@york.ac.uk

Co-supervisor:
Name: Edward Newman
Department/School: Politics and International Studies
University: University of Leeds
Tel: 0113 343 6842
Email: e.newman@leeds.ac.uk


 

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