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The Glasgow School for Business and Society is the hub for international research into business, law, social sciences, justice, welfare and policy sectors. Based in Glasgow, London and various international campuses, our research centres are diverse and you will find that the produce some of the most exciting, world changing discoveries in your specialism.
Enjoy supervision and support from the award-winning Graduate School and choose from Masters (MPhil), PhDs, Professional Doctorates or Master of Research Methods programme. We welcome applications for PhD study based on the self-funded projects advertised here, or based on your your research proposal or studentship application.
The following funded PhD positions are available in research that meets the needs of business and society. The school has an international outlook and is committed to developing partnerships across the world.
Self-funded PhD research projects
Why is Volunteering an Experience Worth Paying For (case study golf events in Scotland). Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-007-Reid
Barriers to Kindness in Public Service Provision. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-009-Asenova
Economic and Social Justice for Vulnerable Groups. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-010-Houston
Public Procurement and the Social Entrepreneur. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-013-Aitken
Exploring The Benefits and Costs to Volunteers, Organisations and The Host Communities. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-015-Reid
Understanding The Experiences of Female Golfers in Scotland. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-017-Skillen
Pain and Injury Among Older Recreational Exercisers. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-012-Tulle
An Appraisal. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-018-Roy
Researching Victims and Offenders. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-019-Roberston
Environmental Apocalypse in Contemporary Imagination. Project reference No. GSBS-S2018-020-Miller