The 21st century is transforming academic research: the creative and intellectual challenges of our research enquiries are now combined with the demands of a dynamic and ever more globalised society.

SWW DTP gives the Arts & Humanities researcher access to the experience and skills essential for success in this new research world.

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The SWW DTP is designed to route our researchers into productive careers whether in academia or professional practice.

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SWW DTP Cohort Day 2019

It was a delight to see everyone at the Cohort Day on 3rd June. With students based across such a wide region these occasions are valuable for all involved. Thank you to everyone who was able to attend and participate.We would like to thank all the people who presented and contributed to the day:Dr Alison Rivett and Dr Andrew Wray, Policy BristolBen Meller and Suzi Wright...

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SWWDTP Post Graduate Researcher Susan Greaney talks about her research

I’m an archaeologist with a specialist interest in the Neolithic and early Bronze Age of the British Isles. Although I rarely get the opportunity to head out into the field with my trowel these days; you are much more likely to find me buried in a museum archive or surrounded by library books!This blog posts sets out my career so far, why I chose to do a PhD, what my research is about and ...

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