Fully funded Publishing PhD
In association with Publishing Scotland and
HarperCollins, the University of
Stirling is offering a fully-funded PhD studentship for
October 2018, with the title, 'Publishing in Scotland 1968-2018:
From Cultural Heritage to Digital Engagement'.
The PhD, which will include placements at both Publishing
Scotland and HarperCollins, will focus on the following
- How has the Scottish publishing industry developed in the past
five decades and what have been its opportunities and challenges?
What is the relationship between these opportunities and challenges
and the factors of internationalisation and conglomeration?
- How are digital technologies, practices, and workflows
affecting the publishing industry in the 21st century, and shaping
- How has the development of the publishing industry in the
period related to ideas of publishing in national and transnational
Full details of the studentship are available on the University of Stirling website.
Applications are due by Monday 4 June,
Interviews will be held at Publishing Scotland's offices in
Edinburgh on Friday 15 June.