Office of Research & Development PhD Scholarship in Australia, 2017

  • Phd
  • 31 January 2017
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A scholarship opportunity is available for a PhD student to work under the supervision of Associate Professor Peter McEvoy; linked to a NHMRC funded project on randomised controlled trial comparing two forms of cognitive behavioural therapy for social anxiety disorder. Australian students are eligible to apply.


Suitable candidates

  • Will have at least a 1st¬†class Honours Degree in psychology.
  • Have a desire and aptitude for training in quantitative research methods.
  • A clinical psychology qualification and research experience are desirable.
  • Must be either¬†citizens or permanent residents of Australia.


The successful candidate shall receive an annual stipend of $26,288 (2016 rate) which will be indexed annual for the duration of the award.  The duration of the award shall be for 3 years with a possible maximum extension of 6 months.


Interested applicants, please email Associate Professor McEvoy your expression of interest including the following information by December 18th.

  • Current CV
  • Academic transcripts
  • Statement addressing the selection criteria

Shortlisted applicants will be advised to apply for admission via Curtin online e-application

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