The proposed PhD studentship is associated with the Nottingham component of the PETRAS project, based in Horizon, so will focus on usable security in the home, including as it relates to emerging IoT technologies and the complex social dynamics in the home.
The studentship will be under the supervision of Prof. Derek McAuley. Informal enquiries may be addressed to email@example.com
Successful applicant will receive the following benefits:
- The studentship is for three years
- Includes a stipend of £15,009 per year and tuition fees (this is the UKRI rate for 2019/2020)
To be eligible for PhD studentships, an applicant must:
- Only UK and EU students can apply; international students are not eligible
- Have a first-class Masters or Bachelors degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
- Networking experience essential and knowledge of HCI methods helpful
To apply for PhD studentships the School of Computer Science, an applicant must submit following documents to Marc.Williams@nottingham.ac.uk.
- A copy of your Curriculum Vitae, including your actual or expected degree class(es), and results of all University examinations
- An example of your technical writing, such as a project report or dissertation
- Contact details for two academic referees
- A research proposal – max 2 x sides A4
- Include a covering letter but this is optional