PhD Opportunity: Mobilisation of metal mining waste in rivers a changing climatological regime, University of Hull, UK
University of Hull, , United Kingdom
Apply before: 4 January 2023

We invite outstanding candidates to apply for a PhD project based at the University of Hull (, UK, focusing upon Mobilisation of metal mining waste in rivers a changing climatological regime ( This is a fully-funded 3.5 year position at the University of Hull, administered through the UK NERC Panorama DTP ( The project will run in partnership with colleagues at the York St John University ( The application deadline is 4th January 2023.

The University of Hull is running a webinar at 18:00-19:30 GMT (19:00-20:30 CET, 13:00:14:30 EST, 12:00-13:30 CST, 10:00-11:30 PST) on 21 November to provide more information about this project and the eight other projects hosted by Hull. The webinar will close with a Q&A giving you the opportunity to delve deeper into research opportunities, training provision and potential career paths. Book your place (

Researchers undertaking this project will be based in the University of Hull’s School of Environmental Science ( The School’s research seeks to develop solutions to some of humanity’s most pressing problems, such as the climate crisis, human health and wellbeing, food security, biodiversity loss, renewable energy and creating a more sustainable future. Researchers work within and across disciplines, to help to tackle these global challenges and deliver societal and economic impact. Set in a vibrant, friendly and affordable city right on the Humber estuary, with links to beautiful coast and countryside, the University of Hull is a great place to study, offering a welcoming and supportive environment and outstanding facilities. The University is committed to promoting equality of opportunity for all, giving everyone the chance to achieve their potential, free from prejudice and discrimination.

I would be grateful if you could circulate to those interested.
Dr David Milan

Dr David J. Milan
Reader in River Science
School of Environmental Sciences
University of Hull, United Kingdom

Of interest for:
  • Terrestrial Working Group
  • Hydrology Focus Research Group