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New UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship to study ethics and climate transitions with PJI

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme is part of UNSW Sydney's dedication to harnessing cutting-edge research to solve complex problems and improve the lives of people in local and global communities. The Scientia Scheme is targeted in that applicants will apply to a specific research area with an identified supervisory team and application is by nomination.

An opportunity exists to work on a PhD project on ‘Ethics and Climate Transitions’. As part of their application candidates are welcome to propose a research program broadly within this area, drawing on relevant debates in moral and political philosophy.

Scholarships are of four years duration with a tax free stipend of A$40,000 pa and up to A$10,000 pa support funds (travel/research). There is also a tuition fee waiver attached to the scholarship.

Applicants should contact Professor Jeremy Moss ( to express an interest in applying for the Scholarship.

Applicants MUST read the guidelines before making contact.

For guidelines go to:

Applicants are to contact Professor Moss as soon as possible (and before Tuesday 17 July 2018) to obtain initial approval to apply.

Applicants are invited to send a CV and a short abstract on their proposed research area (max 500 words).

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