University of St Andrews

Three-year fully-funded (+3) SGSS PhD studentship on small area demographic forecasting

Monday 06 June 2016

Potential PhD students holding a Masters in a quantitative social science discipline are warmly encouraged to apply for this exciting and prestigious three-year PhD studentship funded by the Scottish Graduate School for Social Sciences (SGSSS).

The project will evaluate different methods of forecasting demographic change within small areas (sub-council areas) across Scotland. The studentship will be based at the University of St Andrews within the Department of Geography and Sustainable Development. The successful candidate will be integrated within the thriving Population and Health Research group. This is a collaborative PhD studentship and the National Records of Scotland will be closely involved.

For more information see: PhD funding.