PhD scholarships at University of South Australia

Founded in 1991, the University of South Australia is an innovative, outward-looking university built on more than a century's experience as a leader in educating professionals and applied research.

UniSA's International Centre for Muslim and Non-Muslim Understanding encourages scholarship that contributes to the development of Critical Muslim Studies as a distinct approach combining insights from post-orientalism, post-colonialism and post-structuralism. Muslim Studies is aimed at re-framing the Muslim question that haunts the contemporary world.

PhD scholarships are available for students wishing to undertake research within the field of Critical Muslim studies, working with a diverse and dynamic team of international and interdisciplinary scholars.

The scholarships are valued at AU$30,000 tax free per annum (plus relocation costs for successful applicants residing outside of Australia up to a value of AU$5,000.
Research information

Applicants working broadly within the humanities and social sciences can apply. However, applicants' research topics should reflect the Centre's core interest in developing Critical Muslim Studies.

  • Applicants will have at least an undergraduate degree in an associated discipline with an outstanding academic record.
  • The Centre strongly encourages applications from individuals of minority groups.
  • The scholarships are available to Australian citizens and permanent residents, New Zealand citizens and international applicants.

How to apply

Closing date
Australian and international applicants: Anytime

Main scholarship contacts
For more information about these PhD scholarships please contact:
Associate Professor Margaret Peters
Dean: Research & Research Education
Division of Education, Arts and Social Sciences
Tel: +61 8 8302 4059
Email: margaret.peters@unisa.edu.au

International Centre for Muslim and non-Muslim Understanding
Level 3, Yungondi Building, City West campus
University of South Australia
GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, South Australia 5001 Australia
Email: MnM-Centre@unisa.edu.au 
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