PhD Positions in Rural Transformation and Sustainability

ICERTS is now inviting applications for the following positions:

  • Post Doctorate Researcher in Conceptual issues in rural development and empirical testing (3 year contract).
  • PhD Researcher - Time spent off the farm: Social, community and leisure activities of farmers and farm family members in the west of Ireland (ref. PHD022).
  • PhD Researcher - Local embeddedness and rural tourism promotion (ref. PHD023).

  • PhD Researcher - Social and natural capital: An analysis of property rights, governance and natural resource management in Ireland (ref. PHD024).
  • PhD Researcher - Balanced local development: Managing shell production in Killary (ref. PHD025).
  • PhD Researcher - New forms of governance in rural areas (ref. PHD026).
    Application Procedure:

    Applicants should submit a covering letter, full CV and the names and addresses of at least three and not more than five referees by post or email to:

    Maureen Mescall,
    Department of Economics,
    National University of Ireland,
    Galway, Galway, Ireland
    Email: maureen.mescall[at] Tel: +353 (0)91 495325

    For more information see; PhD Positions in Rural Transformation and Sustainability -

  • Scholarship 2019/20

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2019/2020
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.