We're a dynamic and vibrant international community of geographers, committed to tackling some of the biggest issues in our changing world

Funded PhD opportunities now available

The Department of Geography is involved in many Grantham Centre funded PhD opportunities. Deadline 26th March.

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ACCE studentships

Our PhD programme in Adapting to the Challenges of a Changing Environment (ACCE) offers projects aligned with the grand challenges in environmental research.

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ESRC funded research

Geographies of Discontent: The Role of the "Global Countryside" in the Formation of Subjectivities.

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Geography at Sheffield

Find out more about doctoral research at the Department of Geography from our course directors and current students.

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How to apply

Contact one of our academics to supervise your research and assist with your application. View guidance on writing and submitting your research proposal.

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Why Sheffield

Find out more about living and studying at Sheffield

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