Quentin Bryce Law Doctoral Scholarship

A Quentin Bryce Law Doctoral Scholarship will enable you to undertake your PhD in a faculty which has a dynamic and vibrant research culture and to work with nationally and internationally recognised academic supervisors.

ABOUT UTS:LAW: UTS:Law has an expanding research degree program. Research students commencing in 2012 will be supported by the UTS Framework for Doctoral Education with its focus on researcher support and development. The Faculty is committed to building an active and supportive research student community, which is also integrated into the Faculty research community.

Researchers in UTS:Law are working in fields which have the potential for real-world impact and change. The research is innovative and uses interdisciplinary, socio-legal, theoretical, and doctrinal approaches to address the research questions. Regulation of biomedical technologies, refugee law, family and relationship law, new media and communications regulation, law and culture, and legal history are just some examples of the richness of the research being undertaken at UTS:Law.

UTS:Law has 95 full-time staff, including 70 teaching-and-research staff 1110 postgraduate students coursework 110 international postgraduate coursework students. See: www.law.uts.edu.au

- $30,000 per year per full-time student for 3 years
- $1,500 per year research support fund per student
- Possibility of appointment as a Doctoral Teaching Fellow ($25,000 per year)
- Separate support may be available for international students to cover
- tuition fees

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must:
- Have completed a Masters Degree by research or a Bachelor Degree with first class honours or demonstrate an equivalent level of attainment
- Be accepted to undertake a Doctor of Philosophy degree by the Law Faculty prior to being ranked for the Scholarship
- Be enrolled as a full-time student upon commencement of the Scholarship

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Domestic students should have submitted an application to the University Graduate School. International students should have submitted an application to UTS:International.

Applications for the Quentin Bryce Scholarhip must be made using the online form available via the following link: www.law.uts.edu.au/research/qbscholarship.html

Application deadline 31 May 2012

"The Quentin Bryce Scholarship program at UTS offers an invaluable opportunity to study in a stimulating, progressive and academically-minded research environment. It has been great to work with an enthusiastic group of doctoral students who have a strong passion for law and social justice." --Elyse Methven, UTS:LAW Quentin Bryce Scholarship Recipient

FURTHER INFORMATION: Quentin Bryce Scholarship enquiries to:

P.O. Box 123 Broadway
NSW 2007 Australia
Tel: +61 2 9514 3753
Fax: +61 2 9514 3400
Email: law.research@uts.edu.au
Web: http://www,law.uts.edu.au/research

Posted 5/13/12