An Analysis of the History of Independent Film Exhibition in Leeds

Opportunity title

An Analysis of the History of Independent Film Exhibition in Leeds

Entry requirements

Strong applicants will have a good first degree in an appropriate subject, as well as a Master’s degree or professional experience relevant to the scope of the project. Please note that all applicants should meet the AHRC’s academic criteria and residency requirements (http://wrocah.ac.uk/new-student/2019-cda/).

How to apply

STAGE 1 - Applicants must apply for a place of study

http://www.leeds.ac.uk/info/130206/applying/91/applying_for_research_degrees, clearly stating to which project you wish to apply, by the deadline given below.

To assess your academic ability to undertake three years of independent research you may be required to provide the following evidence:


•Project Statement (a two-page statement that conveys your motivation and enthusiasm for the project and demonstrate your suitability for the intended study)
•Curriculum Vitae
•Transcripts of marks for undergraduate and postgraduate degrees plus certificates where available
•Two academic references http://ses.leeds.ac.uk/download/1484/reference_template-research_degrees from referees who will be able to provide their references by the deadline for Stage 1
•IELTS Certificate (if applicable)

Interviews will then take place to select a suitable candidate on 14th January 2019


STAGE 2 - Apply for funding to WRoCAH

Candidates selected after Stage 1 then liaise with the project supervisory team to submit a WRoCAH studentship application via the WRoCAH online application form by the 5pm on Wednesday 23 January 2019 deadline.

NB: Candidates who have been unsuccessful in Phase One can submit a separate WRoCAH application as a non-CDA applicant.

How to apply (email)

Prof Stephanie Dennison (s.dennison@leeds.ac.uk)