Applications are being invited for an ESRC and Health and Care Research Wales funded 1 + 3 PhD studentship in Ageing, Dementia & Social Care. The successful candidate will spend an initial year developing their research skills before completing the PhD over the following three year period. Click here for full details on the Swansea University website.
Aims/ Research Questions:
1. To evaluate the effectiveness of different approaches to the establishment and sustainability of dementia supportive communities.
2. To develop an effective holistic evaluation tool for use in dementia supportive communities.
3. To contribute to the European Innovation Platform on dementia supportive communities and identify what works.
Qs: What are the key (risk and opportunity) factors to the sustainability of dementia supportive communities? Are there differences in a top down and bottom up approach? How is co-production represented in each community?
Informal enquiries about this studentship are welcome and may be directed to Professor Judith Phillips by email (Judith.E.Phillips@swansea.ac.uk) or by telephone (+44 01792 602341).