PhD

If you are interested in taking a PhD in climate research, please see our Studentships page.

We are currently recruiting to the following PhD projects with funding available from our Faculty of Science and The Amar-Franses and Foster-Jenkins Trust.  Closing date: 28 January 2019:

Global fluvial flooding risks under climate change using a global regionalised hydrological model
https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/global-fluvial-flooding-risks-under-climate-change-using-a-global-regionalised-hydrological-model-heyu19sci-affj/?p105441
(Helen He, Tim Osborn)

From stratosphere to ice cores - the journey of a climate proxy
https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/from-stratosphere-to-ice-cores-the-journey-of-a-climate-proxy-joshimu19sci-affj/?p105456
(Manoj Joshi, Tim Osborn, Dave Stevens)

The spatial extent of warm and cool periods during the last two thousand years
https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/the-spatial-extent-of-warm-and-cool-periods-during-the-last-two-thousand-years-osborntu19sci-affj/?p105466
(Tim Osborn, Mark Chapman)

Ocean drivers of Antarctic ice shelf melt and sea level rise: understanding future changes
https://www.findaphd.com/phds/project/ocean-drivers-of-antarctic-ice-shelf-melt-and-sea-level-rise-understanding-future-changes-webberbu19sci-affj/?p105475
(Ben Webber, Karen Heywood, Dave Stevens)

 

We are currently recruiting to the following PhD projects with funding available through the ARIES Doctoral Training Partnership at UEA. Closing date: 8 January 2019:

•    Why are trends in extreme and average rainfall under climate change so different?  (Tim Osborn, Manoj Joshi) 

•    How will the changing Indian Ocean influence the South Asian monsoon over the coming century?  (Ben Webber, Manoj Joshi)

•    How will the urban heat island in growing cities behave under climate change?  (Clare Goodess)

•    A stratospheric bridge linking Arctic sea ice loss to cold European winters  (Hua Lu, Manoj Joshi)

•    Extreme weather in the tropics  (Adrian Matthews, Manoj Joshi, Ben Webber)

•    Climates of the Caribbean: What are the drivers and impacts of ocean and climate variability for Caribbean Islands?  (David Stevens, Clare Goodess)

    Observing ocean-atmosphere interaction from the poles to the tropics with an AutoNaut autonomous surface vehicle  (Karen Heywood, Ben Webber)

MSc in Climate Change

A one-year MSc course in Climate Change is available.mPlease contact Manoj Joshi for details.

Other teaching

A wide variety of courses, both undergraduate and postgraduate are available through the School of Environmental Sciences.