ESRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Data Analytics and Society



Project description

This is an exciting opportunity to undertake a 4-year funded integrated PhD and MSc in Data Analytics and Society.

The programme includes an integrated MSc in Data Analytics over the first two years which will provide you with the foundation skills to complete your research project and a PhD in one of the advertised topics.

The Centre is focused on:

  • Promoting the creation and analysis of new longitudinal and streamed data resources for socio-economic investigations;
  • Creating new methods (e.g. scaling up existing methods for real time big data analytics);
  • Investigating social processes (e.g. virtualisation of retailing; data-driven decision making and social behaviours);
  • Facilitating interventions (e.g. resource targeting, network planning, social media apps for diet, travel, lifestyle planning).

Further information:

Key benefits

Working with industry on a global challenge with cutting edge technology.

Entry requirements


How to apply

See the CDT website or contact Eleri Pound, CDT Manager for further details.