Borse di studio post-laurea

Copiamo qui di seguito il bando dell’Università, avvertendo tuttavia che progetti di ricerca sul Settecento e sull’Ottocento (e su Leopardi) possono essere indirizzati direttamente al prof. Fabio Camilletti, che collabora al progetto del Lessico Leopardiano:


The School of Modern Languages and Cultures at the University of Warwick invites applications to the university’s annual funding competition for doctoral students, for entry in 2017-18.


Outstanding candidates may be eligible to compete for:

·      CADRE scholarships, for home/EU PhD applicants in the Arts and Humanities (13 available);

·      Chancellor’s International scholarships, for non-EU PhD applicants (25 available);

·      Wolfson scholarships for students undertaking PhD research in History, Literature and Languages (3-4 available).

The School of Modern Languages and Cultures will select candidates internally to nominate for these awards. The application deadline for this year’s competition is 11:59pm (GMT) on Wednesday 18th January 2017.


For more details on these and other funding schemes, see


The School of Modern Languages and Cultures at Warwick offers our graduate students a buoyant research culture, with over 40 students currently enrolled for PhDs in the School, alongside 7 Master’s students and 11 postdoctoral research fellows. Postgraduate researchers play a vital role in the research community, alongside postdoctoral researchers and academic staff of national and international renown. In the 2014 REF, our research outputs were ranked 5th in the UK. 80% of our research and 80% of our 'impact' were ranked at 4* or 3*, and 100% of our environment was similarly ranked as world-leading or internationally excellent. Our overall output ranking places us at the top of the Russell Group.

The Times-Sunday Times Good University Guide for 2017 ranks all departments in the School of Modern Languages and Cultures at Warwick in the top 5 in the UK, and the Guardian places them collectively 7th. Modern Languages at Warwick is ranked 30th in the world (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016). 


Details of research specialisms, projects and activities in the School of Modern Languages can be found at

Individual staff specialisms can be viewed via

Details of research specifically in Italian Studies can be accessed at


Applicants who are interested in postgraduate study at Warwick specifically in Italian, or in Modern Languages and Cultures more broadly, are warmly encouraged to contact Jenny Burns ( as early as possible, and not later than 9th December 2016. Please include a brief outline of your proposed research project and a CV or short description of your academic qualifications and experience.



Dr Jennifer Burns

Head of Italian Studies

Academic Director of Graduate Studies

School of Modern Languages and Cultures

University of Warwick




Tel: (+44) (0)24 7657 3096

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