PacT Lab


PhD Studentships 2017

About the Studentships   Northumbria University (Newcastle upon Tyne, UK) has 8 PhD studentships available in the subjects of design, human-computer interaction, social computing and related areas. Each studentship includes a full stipend, paid for three years at RCUK rates for 2017/18 (this is yet to be set, in 2016/17 this is £14,296 pa) and [...]


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Members of PaCT Lab collaborate with practitioners to ensure transfer of knowledge into industry and to support the application of research findings into the business world. PaCT Lab places the highest priority on its industrial collaboration. We encourage industrial collaboration at all levels and across all our research interests and projects. We have industry funded PhDs, MScs, and consultancy projects. We also have grant funded collaborations with industry.

We are working with a number of companies by contributing to joint projects and can offer the following services and relationships:

  • Consultancy services
  • Training courses
  • Use of our well-equipped usability lab, including a state-of-the-art eye-tracker
  • Opportunities to host MSc projects (June–August)