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CARPE welcomes applications for a wide variety of national and international grants and can support you in developing:
Major Individual Grants: e.g. ERC, IRC, AHRC, etc.
Major Collaborative Grants: e.g. Coalesce, Leverhulme, Wellcome Trust, etc.
Individual and Collaborative Arts Funding: e.g. Arts Council of Ireland, Arts Council Iceland,
Postdoctoral Fellowships: e.g. Marie Curie, IRC GoI, etc.
Postgraduate (PhD) Fellowships: e.g. IRC GoI, NUI Traveling Studentship, etc.
Further, CARPE is proactively interested in helping visiting national and international researchers apply for projects to be housed in UCC.
Have a look at the funding opportunities below and around the CARPE website (Current Research Projects, People, Clusters), and mail firstname.lastname@example.org to begin the process of developing your grant application with us.
CARPE is currently involved in grants totalling over €5m in UCCs School of Film, Music & Theatre.
They include Major research grants from:
European Research Council
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
Irish Research Council
Higher Education Authority Ireland
Arts and Humanities Research Council (UK)
China Education Ministry
And many more…
National and international arts grants from:
Arts Council Ireland
Broadcasting Authority of Ireland
Cork Midsummer Festival
Arts Council England
The Swedish Arts Council
Sustaining Community Arts and NGO partnerships including:
Cork Migrant Centre
Cork City Council
Youth Music UK
Postcode Community Trust
La Place Centre Culturel Hip Hop
Philharmonie de Paris
CARPE Job Postings
Post-Doctoral Researcher, Centre for Arts Research and Practice (CARPE), School of Film, Music and Theatre
15 Month, Fixed-term, Whole-time Post
The SoundMind project aims to investigate novel, non-invasive methods of neuromodulation and Augmented Audio Reality (AAR) for those suffering mild cognitive impairment and dementia. SoundMind is funded by the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute and is led by Dr Alexander Khalil, Dept of Music, University College Cork.
We are seeking a cognitive scientist or neuroscientist to conduct novel Electroencephalography (EEG) and behavioural experiments focusing on neuromodulation, auditory processing, and music. Candidates must have a PhD in neuroscience, cognitive science, or a related field with significant experience in data analysis. Background in sound or music and/or experience in ecological settings is preferred but not required.
The successful applicant will be based at the Centre for Arts Research and Practice (CARPE) in the School of Film, Music, and Theatre, University College Cork and will work closely with Dr Alexander Khalil, project leader, and our collaborators at the Institute for Psychiatry, Psychology, and Neuroscience, King’s College London, led by Dr Gráinne McLoughlin.
Post Duration: 15 Months (with the possibility of extension)
Salary: €42,031 - €48,427 p.a. (IUA PD1 Salary Scale)
Project Title: SoundMind
For an information package including further details of the post see https://my.corehr.com/pls/uccrecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.jobspec?p_id=070132