Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:53:00 BST
The Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities (SGSAH) is inviting proposals for our 2017/18 programme, for projects starting late 2017 or early 2018.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:12:00 GMT
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the world’s first national graduate school for the arts & humanities as Director.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 15:25:00 BST
Launching SGSAH’s new training programme offering opportunities to become a Researcher in Residence with a community sound archive in Scotland
SGSAH host Online Q & A for all queries related to the AHRC Doctoral Training Partnership Studentships
As a new PhD student, you are automatically a member of SGSAH. To celebrate the start of your study we would like to invite you to our welcome event on Friday 11 November 2016 at the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 16:15:00 BST
Following our hugely successful pilot year, we are delighted to be working with more than 15 new organisations, including Creative Scotland, Buzzcut Festival, Scotland's Supreme Courts & Aberdeen International Youth Festival, to offer a wide range of exciting PAID opportunities for arts & humanities PhD students in their second year or above.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:14:00 BST
Deadline: 25 October 2016. SGSAH will award a new prize (£500) for the best Outreach or Impact proposal related to the actual or potential SGSAH-funded PhD project. This competition is designed to encourage people to think about outreach and impact, and how to best integrate these elements into their philosophical research.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:55:00 BST
The Stuff of Research is a new collaborative doctoral training programme designed to equip you with robust theoretical & practical approaches to material culture. Two 2-day sessions of talks & workshops with academics, curators, archivists & artists will unlock Scotland's collections & illuminate key questions & methodologies.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 15:38:00 BST
Thursday 13 October. This event is open to all 2nd & 3rd yer PhD students, regardless of funding source! It offers a unique opportunity to explore paid doctoral internship or artist in residence opportunities & scope out projects with influential people from our host organisations.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 16:10:00 BST
Artist in Residence Catherine Weir and Roseanne Watt have a launch of their works with the RSPB on the 1st October 2016 at RSPB Scotland Mersehead. This event includes an evening goose flight walk, talks by the artists, refreshments & a viewing.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 16:45:00 BST
Deadline for applications: 8 September 2016. Work closely with mentors over the course of several months from Autumn 2016 - Spring 2017. Mentors will include professional literary critics such as Alan Taylor, Rosemary Goring, & David Robinson.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:40:00 BST
3 September 2016, Kelvingrove Museum. The work exhibited is the result of an eight months research with RSPB projects in Inversnaid & Glasgow. Luca has regularly visited the site in Loch Lomond since January where he has listened to & recorded the environment while walking on &off trails, along the loch, through the dense woodland & across some of the vast moorland.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 15:34:00 BST
Job opportunity to join the SGSAH team in Glasgow as a Media & Communications Administrator. Deadline: 28 August 2016.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:42:00 BST
Deadline: 24 August 2016. Are you a doctoral researcher in arts & humanities at a Scottish HEI? Would you like to be able to explore and work with some of Scotland’s unique university holdings of archives & special collections? Read on to find out how SGSAH can make it happen.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 16:14:00 BST
Meeting Wednesday 10 August 2016 1-3pm, SGSAH Office. The course will appeal to researchers who already actively engage with collections, but also to those who are keen to develop a deeper understanding & awareness of how studying artefacts may generate new forms of knowledge. The programme is currently in the early phases of development, and your input at this stage would be very valuable.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 10:57:00 BST
This free two-day workshop at the University of Aberdeen, 9 & 10 August 2016, will be an opportunity to explore Qualitative Research Methods from the perspective of students working in the Arts & Humanities, to learn from each other & to begin to build a network of Qualitative Researchers to support future research.
Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:39:00 BST
9 August 2016,10am-6pm, University of Stirling. This one-day event will guide participants to understand & develop new approaches to academic publishing in the Arts & Humanities. The schedule combines talks from invited experts with practical sessions to introduce, discuss & evaluate key skills and contemporary practices in academic publishing.
Thu, 30 Jun 2016 09:46:00 BST
14 July, 5pm - 7pm. Glasgow Women's Library has a fantastic & diverse zine collection dating from the early 1990s to present day. This event will celebrate the completion of the collection being catalogued & published online making it accessible to all.
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:53:00 BST
6 July 2016, University of Glasgow. The last of the four workshops designed to provide doctoral students of eighteenth & nineteenth century literature with the knowledge & skills required for the scholarly editing of texts from the period is now available to register.
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:34:00 BST
Deadline: 17 June 2016. In an essay of about 1500 words, describe how two or more of the lectures in the Theories of Knowledge series have changed your thinking about some aspect of your ongoing doctoral research. Winning essays will receive a Research Award of £500, to be used for conference travel, archival work, or other research-related activity.
Mon, 23 May 2016 14:23:00 BST
On Wednesday 1 June, there will be a special screening & discussion at the Edinburgh Filmhouse Cinema of Colours of the Alphabet a feature film born of a practice-based PhD at the University of Edinburgh. Colours of the Alphabet is a beautiful, inspiring & bittersweet story about language & childhood in Africa.
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:29:00 BST
Extended deadline: 20 May 2016 - limited additional spaces available. This is an innovative year long integrated language & cultural competency skills development programme aimed at doctoral students from October 2016. The programme provides an opportunity to learn basic Russian or Mandarin, & apply for a travel bursary of up to £2,000 to spend time in Russia or China!
Thu, 21 Apr 2016 09:57:00 BST
Deadline:15 May 2016. Salary: £33,574-£37,768. The SGSAH Knowledge Exchange Manager is responsible for building partnership relationships to drive innovative knowledge exchange activities. The Knowledge Exchange Partnerships Manager will also lead on the development of our flagship SGSAH Internship & Artist-in-Residency programme, which offers fully-funded placements for doctoral researchers in a wide range of cultural, creative, heritage & other organisations.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:04:00 BST
Deadline: 5 May 2016. Salary:£33,574-£37,768. Join the world’s first national graduate school for the arts & humanities, to plan, organise, deliver & review a pilot collaborative doctoral training course. "The Stuff of Research: Material Culture for Doctoral Researchers" (provisional title) aims to support doctoral researchers to access & mobilise Scotland’s collections to enrich their research.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 16:44:00 GMT
Deadline for proposals: 20 April 2016. Win an iPad mini! The competition will take place at the SGSAH Summer School in Glasgow on Thursday 23 June 2016. Successful presentations will be judged by a small panel on the day & the best will win an iPad mini!
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 16:37:00 GMT
Deadline: 3 March 2016. Are you a doctoral or early career researcher in the arts & humanities in Scotland? Would you like the opportunity to showcase the impact of your research, together with funding of up to £500 for materials to help you present it? SGSAH is holding its annual doctoral research impact showcase at The Lighthouse in Glasgow on Thursday 23 June 2016 & we invite you to apply now to be a part of it.
Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:49:00 GMT
Deadline: 18 December 2015. We are offering two internships to create & develop a new blog for the Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities. We are looking for experienced bloggers with the drive & creativity to ensure the new SGSAH blog reaches doctoral researchers across Scotland & far beyond.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 15:34:00 BST
Deadline: 21 October 2015. Two-day residential programme at the Scottish Storytelling Centre & the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, 19-20 November. You’ll work with government ministers, cultural bosses, academics, professional storytellers & more to discover how your research can impact policy making. You’ll also be treated to dinner, a tour of Holyrood & numerous networking opportunities with major players in policy making.
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 15:32:00 BST
Deadline: 18 October 2015. This post is £27,057-£30,4347 per annum, pro rata 6 hours per week for 6 months in the first instance. An exciting opportunity has arisen for doctoral researchers to support the delivery of an innovative AHRC-funded training event through the Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities. ‘Policy Stories’ will take place in November 2015 & we are looking for two Graduate Administrative Assistants (Grade 6) to help make it happen.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:08:00 BST
6 October 2015 6-8pm, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. We are pleased to announce the upcoming launch of our new SGSAH Internships pilot. As part of the scheme, we will be offering a limited number of paid internships for arts & humanities PhD students who are not funded by AHRC DTP. We have 16 exciting internship & artist-in-residence opportunities with both small & large organisations, from Auchindrain Trust & Fruitmarket Gallery to RSPB & BBC Scotland.
Thu, 12 Mar 2015 09:24:00 GMT
1 April 2015, University of Dundee. After very successful workshops on the History of Reading in Stirling in December, & on Bibliography & Textual Scholarship in Edinburgh in January, the third & final workshop takes place at the University of Dundee on 1 April 2015 in the Dalhousie Building.
Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:31:00 GMT
20-21 March 2015, School of Classics, University of St Andrews. Over two days, leading specialists will conduct six workshops in Virtual Realities, Medical Archaeology, Numismatics, Portable Antiquities, Forensic Anthropology & Papyrology. This will offer an excellent introduction to a wide range of research fields & techniques for anyone interested in the material culture of the ancient world. Ten short research papers, on the theme of Materiality, will also be given by postgraduate students.
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:43:00 BST
The SGSAH Research Blog can be found at https://sgsahblog.wordpress.com. The SGSAH is excited to introduce our blog focused entirely on you! Regular posts will deal with the trials & triumphs of life as a doctoral researcher within the arts and humanities in Scotland. Guest bloggers will share their experiences as SGSAH interns, Thinkers-In-Residence, and participants in other SGSAH events & training.
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:47:00 BST
The Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities is looking for a blogger. This role will be for 5 hours per week for 6 months. The purpose of the role is to maintain and develop the Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities PhD blog.
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:08:00 BST
Published 08/10/17 The Scottish Graduate School for Arts & Humanities (SGSAH) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Theresa McKinven as Director.