AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for `Non-Normative Identities in 20th-21st Century Catalan Cultures' (Spanish Section, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Language and Institut Ramon Llull)

University of Cambridge
December 05, 2023
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AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award (CDA) PhD studentship for `Non-

Normative Identities in 20th-21st Century Catalan Cultures' (Spanish Section, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Language and Institut Ramon Llull)

Applications are invited for an AHRC CDA doctoral studentship offered by the Open-Oxford-Cambridge AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership, to start in October 2024.

The studentship will be based in the Spanish Section, Faculty of Modern and Medieval Language and Linguistics. The successful applicant will work on a collaborative project co-led by Dr Isaias Fanlo ([email protected]), University of Cambridge and Ms Victoria Oliva Buxton, co-supervisor, and Coordinator of Programmes at the Institut Ramon Llull.

The PhD student will carry out original research that addresses the presence of minoritarian/non-normative identities within Catalan cultures. The project will need to address the complexities of subaltern expressions of gender, sexuality, race, ethnicity, ability, migration, and/or class situated in the framework of Catalan cultures, perhaps exploring the nuanced intertwining of identities and nationhood. Applicants will be asked to propose their own PhD research project, based on their qualifications and interests that fits within the general parameters specified.

Further details of the project and its aims can be found on the Open-Oxford- Cambridge AHRC DTP website: https: // www. oocdtp.ac.uk/non-normative- identities-20th-21st-century-catalan-cultures


The DTP studentships will provide an annual maintenance grant to cover living costs (£18,622 stipend + £550 CDA allowance per annum at current rates) and university tuition fees at home fee level. The fee gap between the home and overseas fee rates will be covered by the University through internal co- funding for international candidates.

For more details, see: https: // www. postgraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/funding.

Application process:

All applications will need to be made through the University Graduate Application Portal: https:// www. 2024.postgraduate.study.cam.ac.uk/courses/directory/mmsppdspa

Whilst making your online application please make clear that you are applying for the project 'Non-Normative Identities in 20th-21st Century Catalan Cultures' and indicate the supervisor leading the project (Dr Isaias Fanlo). When applying for study through the Postgraduate Applicant Portal, you must indicate that you would like to be considered for funding, complete the AHRC section under "Funding" and upload the OOC DTP Application Form as an additional document when completing the application through the portal.

We want to encourage the widest range of potential students to study for this studentship and are committed to welcoming students from diverse backgrounds to apply. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds.

Informal enquiries about the project should be directed to the University supervisor ([email protected]).

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please visit https: // www. oocdtp.ac.uk/how-to-apply#tab-2276201.

The application deadline is Tuesday 5 December 2023.

Please quote reference GA38669 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.


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