Two opportunities for outstanding individuals to undertake a PhD:
#1: Identifying transformative policies to improve well-being.
As part of strategic investments to tackle global grand challenges, a new PhD Scholarship opportunity at UNSW Sydney focuses on identifying transformative policies to improve societal well-being. A central component of this system dynamics research project involves moving beyond GDP per capita as the primary measure of progress by modelling the evolution of social, economic and environmental capital stocks in response to business and public policies (e.g. land development, population growth, infrastructure spending, science and technology investment). supervisory team includes faculty members from both the social sciences and natural sciences.
Click this link for a one-page overview of the research project: http://bit.ly/UNSWSydneyPhD. Complete an expression of interest using this link: http://bit.ly/ScientiaEOI
#2: Global Production Networks and their Planetary Boundaries
Interested candidates in any of these 2 PHD projects should complete an expression of interest by July 12, 2019.
The scholarship includes a stipend of $41,200 per year for 4 years, up to $10,000 per year to support the successful candidate's career development, and covers all tuition fees.