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TitelDoktorandenstipendien, University of Nottingham - Open Day (21.11.2013)
BeschreibungArts and Humanities Research Council funding for UK/EU arts and humanities research students

As the lead institution in the recently announced
AHRC Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP), the University of Nottingham is delighted to announce a range of AHRC-funded PhD opportunities in the School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies.
The Department of German Studies would like to encourage applications for PhD study in the following areas:

• German Language & Cultures
• Comparative Literature
• Translation Studies

The University of Nottingham is one of the leading centres in the UK for research in German studies. The Department was ranked 5th in the UK for research power in the latest Research Assessment Exercise, with 90% of our research found to be of international standard.

Our research and superversion expertise include the following areas:

• Anglo-German intellectual relations (18th and 19th century)
• construction of national identities from the 18th century to the present day
• contemporary German historiography
• German history and politics, 19th and 20th century
• linguistics and medieval studies
• critical and cultural theory
• gender and feminist, postcolonial and cross-cultural studies
• German cinema and media
• culture and politics in the Weimar Republic
• GDR studies
• literature in German from romanticism to the present day
• comparative literature
• memory studies and the politics of memory
• modernism and postmodernism
• myth in German literature from the 18th century to the present day
• translation studies

We offer a lively postgraduate culture and a wide range of research and teaching opportunities at postgraduate level.
For further information on the Department, staff research areas and our postgraduate culture see:

The deadline for AHRC funding applications is 9th January 2014, by which time students must have applied and have been accepted for a place to study and have provided two references to the university. You must have discussed your funding application fully with the Department of German Studies.

For further information on the AHRC studentships and how to apply see:

The Midlands3Cities Doctoral Training Partnership will be awarding 410 PhD studentships over a five year period to excellent research students in the arts and humanities. The DTP, a collaboration between the universities of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent, Leicester, De Montfort, Birmingham and Birmingham City, provides research candidates with cross-institutional mentoring, expert supervision including cross-institutional supervision where appropriate, subject specific and generic training, and professional support in preparing for a career.

For full details of eligibility, funding and research supervision areas, and more info on the DTP please visit or contact .

In addition there will be a number of MA, MRes and PhD Studentships and bursaries offered by the School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies.
For details of the application procedure for these awards and of other funding (with a later deadline) for which you may be eligible, please contact the Postgraduate and Research Office in the first instance:

t: +44 (0)115 846 8316


If you would like to learn more about postgraduate study and funding opportunities at the University of Nottingham, you are warmly invited to attend an Open Day in the School of Cultures, Languages and Area Studies on Thursday 21st November in the Trent building, B46.
Members of the Department of German Studies will be present and will be happy to give you further advice on the application process.

Further details are available here:

Franziska Meyer (Director of Postgraduate Studies)

Dr Franziska Meyer
Associate Professor of German
Department of German Studies
School of Modern Languages and Cultures
University of Nottingham
Nottingham NG7 2RD
Tel (0044) 0115 9515915

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