2019 PhD Scholarships in Music Science and Technology, University of York

Posted on 28 November 2018

The Music, Science and Technology Research Cluster (mstrc) at the at the Department of Music, University of York, invites applications for PhD research.

A number of fully-funded studentships are available for excellent candidates through the White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities (WRoCAH).

The mstrc provides outstanding facilities, a seminar series, a supportive community of interdisciplinary researchers and a thriving environment that benefits from the broader musical activities of the department.

We welcome PhD applications that fit one (or more) of our research groups:

York Music Psychology Group (YMPG)
Music Production, Processing and Analysis Group (MPPAG)
Technologies for Musical Creativity Group (TMCG)

Students may propose topics under any of these areas through the WRoCAH AHRC Open Competition. The scholarship covers the UK/EU tuition fees and, for eligible students, a maintenance grant.

Applicants for WRoCAH studentships must have received an offer to PhD in York before the WRoCAH application deadline of Friday 23th January 2019. For more information about the studentships including eligibility and how to apply, please visit the WRoCAH application page:

Please contact one of our research group leaders if you are interested in applying: 
Dr Hauke Egermann (YMPG) hauke.egermann@york.ac.uk
Dr Jez Wells (MPPAG) jez.wells@york.ac.uk
Dr Federico Reuben  (TMCG) federico.reuben@york.ac.uk
To learn more about our mstrc research cluster, please visit: