PhD Position in Underwater Acoustics at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), Ireland
Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), Ireland have partnered with Irwin Carr Consulting (ICC), Northern Ireland (UK), to further our understanding of important aspects of our underwater environment. This project is focussed on the real-world application of the research and the impact it will have on our understanding of underwater sound propagation. With the technical expertise of our industrial partner ICC, we will be able to offer facilities, technical knowledge, sound sparring and guidance to an outstanding aspiring PhD student to carry out internationally important work. This cross-border cooperation with both academia and industry involved is a change to explore this field of science in a professional environment as well as an academic one. The successful applicant will be employed by ICC during the project, while remaining associated with GMIT, and receiving guidance from both organisations.
Course Level: PhD conforming to Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology’s standards.
Study Subject: Physics, Acoustics, Underwater Acoustics
Scholarship can be taken in Ireland
Eligibility: Suitable Master’s degree (4-5 years), or experience qualifying for PhD-level research
College Admission Requirement
Entrance Requirement: Same as Eligibility
Test Requirement: None, see Eligibility (position is in Europe, USA tests are not strictly relevant)
English Language Requirement: Proficient working user, we will assess on application
How to Apply: Applications should be sent via email.
Application Deadline: The application deadline is January 31, 2017.