New Scientia PhD Scholarship with UNSW Engineering

Are you ready to help solve an energy and water challenge?

Unparalleled opportunities with $40,000 stipend per year tax free for 4 years + up to $10,000 each year to build your career and support your international research collaborations.

Develop your chemical/mining engineering and environmental technical expertise with world-class researchers at UNSW Australia.

Containment of Coal Fines: Long-Term Leaching Hazard to Water Resources?

Your advisors will be a multi-disciplinary team Dr Wendy TimmsDr Richard Collins and Dr Seher Ata in UNSW Engineering.  

You will be sampling field sites, designing laboratory experiments and using a geotechnical centrifuge, and developing geochemical models to help solve real challenges in mining and water.

Expression of Interest by 21st July to for advice on the application process. More info here on this Scientia PhD Scholarship.

A 1st class Honours degree is essential in Bachelor of Engineering or Science in a related discipline (or 85% grade average in undergraduate degree) and demonstrated aptitude for research, subject to English requirements of UNSW Australia. Complete the self-assessment hereIf the self-assessment indicates that you are likely to be eligible for a scholarship, you can email your EOI, including the self-assessment results, a CV and academic transcripts to Advice will be provided on steps in the application process only if likely to be eligible for a scholarship.

The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme is part of our dedication to harnessing our cutting-edge research to solve complex problems and improve the lives of people in local and global communities. Scientia scholars will have a strong commitment to making a difference in the world with demonstrated potential for contributing to the social engagement and/or global impact pillars of the UNSW 2025 Strategy.

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