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Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance
Funded PhD Project
Location: London
Deadline: 05 January 2024
We are opening up an opportunity for a funded PhD Project through Imperial College London, focusing on the Musculoskeletal Health of dancers in conservatoire training.

We are looking for candidates from either health, sport or dance related backgrounds with a keen interest in the long term health of dancers as well as the sustainability of dance careers.

A 3.5-year PhD studentship opportunity is available in the Musculoskeletal Lab within the Department of Surgery and Cancer in the Faculty of Medicine at Imperial College London, funded by a private donation.

For more information please follow the link below.

How to Apply

Applicants should submit their CV and a covering letter, including full contact details of two referees, to Dr Richie Abel (

All Imperial College London PhD entry requirements must be met and the successful applicant will subsequently need to apply online.

For further information about the research or queries about the application process please do not hesitate to contact Dr Richie Abel (