PhD and Masters Opportunities

The Priority Research Centre for Health Behaviour welcomes applications from prospective Masters and PhD students. The PRCHB has an extensive track record in supervising Research Higher Degree students. Our senior members include a number of highly experienced PhD and Masters Supervisors who have an outstanding reputation for their research as well as their supervision and support of RHD students. Our students have opportunities to study in a supportive environment and are encouraged to engage in the many research activities, seminar sessions and development opportunities occurring within the Centre.

To be considered as a PhD or Masters student within the PRCHB, you will need to be fully fluent in English and have achieved excellent results in your undergraduate studies. For example, an average grade of distinction in Australia, a GPA of more than 3.5 in the US and Canada, or a CPI of more than 8.6 in India

Graduate Research at the University of NewcastleTo indicate your interest in PhD or Masters Opportunities, please send through an up to date CV and certified copies of your undergraduate transcripts, along with a brief statement of your research interests and the research areas you are interested in, using the link below.

To express your interest in undertaking a Masters or PhD

Please email a copy of the following to PRCHB.

1. An up to date CV

2. Certified copies of your undergraduate transcripts

3. A brief statement of your research interests and the research areas you are interested in

Find out more about Research Degrees

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