PHD DESIGN RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIP (Melbourne,AU / Seattle,US)
In conjunction with TEAGUE, a global design consultancy with studios in Seattle and Munich, Monash University Art Design & Architecture (MADA) is offering a PhD Design Research scholarship opportunity in the field of aerospace design in Melbourne, Australia.
This exciting opportunity will suit a top research candidate with interests in aerospace and human factors; backed up by a strong industrial design and technical aptitude, with a desire to apply these skills in a research setting. The successful candidate will undertake a full-time PhD, spending time in Melbourne and Seattle.
The focus of the research initiative is to explore how environments or systems of aircraft interiors may be designed to improve the travel experience. With a view to application in future aircraft, this studio-based PhD gives candidates the opportunity to develop designs as part of their research training.
The scholarship award is open to Australia or New Zealand citizens, or Australian permanent residents. Applicants need to demonstrate a strong research practice along with a relevant design portfolio.