UCD Iseult Honohan Doctoral Scholarship 2022
The aim of the scholarship is to attract applicants of the highest academic calibre to pursue a PhD in the UCD School of Politics and International Relations, and to provide them with the training, experience and mentorship necessary to their professional development.
We welcome applications from all areas of the discipline including political science, political theory, international relations, European governance, computational social science, development and international political economy.
The UCD School of Politics and International Relations (SPIRe) is the oldest and largest school of its kind in the Republic of Ireland. According to the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021, UCD School of Politics and International Relations is ranked in the top 100 in the world.
The scholarship is named after Dr Iseult Honohan, one of the first female PhD graduates from the (then) Department of Ethics and Politics. She retired from teaching in 2015 after over 25 years of service to UCD as one of the leading academics in normative political theory.
- Applications are open to full-time students with a September 2022 start date and with a SPIRe supervisor, in the following programmes:
- PhD Politics and International Relations
- PhD European Law and Governance (if via the SPIRe admission route)
- PhD Quantitative and Computational Social Science (with a SPIRe supervisor)