PhD Studentship in Disability History/Medical Humanities

Collaborative PhD studentship funded by the UK’s Arts and Humanities Research Council

University of Leeds, Faculty of Arts, School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science

Project title: “Transforming Communications for the UK’s Hearing Loss Community: From Auditory Barrier to Technological Assistance”

Applications from students of disability history are especially welcome for this studentship, the second to be advertised for this project.

The student would work in partnership with Action on Hearing Loss (formerly the R.N.I.D), BT Archives, and the Thackray Museum in Leeds. Studentship starts from 1 October 2013.

Application deadline: Friday 1st March 2013. According to AHRC rules this studentship is available to UK residents and EU nationals only.

Further information is available from http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/news/article/3418/two_ahrc-funded_phd_studentships_in_hps and by contacting Graeme Gooday at the email address below:

Graeme Gooday,
Professor of the History of Science and Technology
Acting Head of School
School of Philosophy, Religion  and History of Science
Woodhouse Lane
University of Leeds
LEEDS  LS2 9JT
United Kingdom

E-mail: g.j.n.gooday@leeds.ac.uk
Phone: 0113 343 3274
FAX: 0113 343 3265
http://www.leeds.ac.uk/arts/people/20048/philosophy/person/860/graeme_gooday

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