PhD - Full Bursary - A history of sport and commercial television

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February 17, 2016 to March 29, 2016
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Social History / Studies, Sport History / Studies, British History / Studies, Communication, Cultural History / Studies

De Montfort University 

Graduate School Full Bursary PhD Scholarship 


This project aims to examine the history of sport and the media through the prism of commercial television in Britain between 1955 and 1992.




A PhD research scholarship including stipend and tuition fee costs is offered within the International Centre for Sports History and Culture in the School of Humanities. It is available to UK or EU students who are suitably qualified and have outstanding potential as a researcher.


Supervisory team: Dr Neil Carter (DMU) and Dr Claire Warden (DMU)



Contact Info: 

Dr Neil Carter 

International Centre for Sports History and Culture 

School of Humanities

Faculty of Art, Design and Humanities 

De Montfort University

Leicester LE1 9BH


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