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Open Call for Applications: PhD in Digital Media

07th June 2017

We announce that the call for applications for the PhD in Digital Media, 2017/2018 academic year, is open.

The PhD in Digital Media, is lectured in partnership with the University of Texas at Austin, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (NOVA), and the Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP). It is a 4-year PhD program, which is aimed at students with a Masters degree (2nd cycle Bologna or pre-Bologna) in the areas of Information/Communication Sciences, Multimedia, Interactive Design, and all Scientific and Technological areas that feed into Digital Media. Digital media is an area that is rapidly growing and has gained increasing importance in our daily lives.

The Digital Media PhD program aims to train researchers, academics and leaders in innovative processes. This training will enable the conceptualization and development of digital products and services, having taken into account target audiences, contexts and goals relevant to several distribution channels.

Application deadlines:

FCT/UNL – Faculty of Sciences and Technology / New University of Lisbon

  • 1st phase – from the 7th of April to the 23rd of June 2017;
  • 2nd phase – from the 26th of August to the 10th of September 2017.
    To be announced (3rd phase)

FCSH/UNL – Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities / New University of Lisbon

  • Unique phase – from the 20th of April to the 16th of June 2017;

University of Porto (FEUP)

  • 1st phase – from the 12th of December 2016 to the 18th of January 2017 (closed);
  • 2nd phase – from the 24th of March to the 24th of April 2017 (closed);
  • 3rd phase – from the 30th of June to the 7th of August 2017 (closed).

Interested applicants should contact us as soon as possible, by email: [email protected] or telephone: +351 291 721 006 to help describe the process and guide their application.

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