Funded postgraduate (postdoc and PhD) positions at HuBCEG will be posted below when available. Prospective students are encouraged to contact individual Faculty who have consilient research interests.


Information about applying for independent Fellowships within the group can be found here. HuBCEG members also supervise MbyRes students. We also run an undergraduate BA/BSc in Human Sciences.


Prospective short-term academic visitors (e.g. sabbaticals, secondments) are encouraged to contact Tom Currie or Alex Mesoudi to discuss potential visits.

Are you interested in doing a PhD on teaching and autism? Alex Thornton at the University of Exeter's beautiful Cornwall campus is looking for an excellent PhD student to work on teaching and cultural transmission in autistic children, in collaboration with Profs Francesca Happe (KCL) and Christine Caldwell (Stirling). Funding is available through the ESRC South Western Doctoral Training Partnership (details here: If you're interested, please get in touch with Alex Thornton (, attaching a CV and brief cover letter.

PhD studentship funding available via the ESRC South West Doctoral Training Partnership

Students with an excellent background in psychology or related disciplines should contact potential HuBCEG supervisors depending on their research interests to discuss applications. Deadline for applications is 30th January 2018, please see here for details of eligibility.