Postgraduate Students

PhD students

PhD candidates and recent graduates share their thoughts on postgraduate study within the School.

Monique - PhD in Archaeology

Monique, PhD in Archaeology, is a keen Harry Potter fan but also a lover of The Lord of the Rings, Marvel Comics and Tad Williams.

Madison - PhD in Classics

Making friends, falling in love with the city and the support and guidance of the department made Edinburgh the perfect fit for Classics PhD student, Madison.

Jonathan - PhD in History

The high quality of research and the varied courses on offer appealed to History PhD student, Jonathan.

Meg - PhD in Classics

A great experience as a Masters student convinced Meg to continue her studies with a PhD in Classics.

Mark - PhD in History

Mark graduated in 2016 with a PhD in twentieth century American political history.

Lisa - PhD in Archaeology

Lisa graduated with a PhD in archaeology and works with Historic Environment Scotland.