The Case for Work

The Case for Work

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Opening Date

10 Nov 2019 12am AEDT 

Closing Date

30 Jun 2020 11pm AEST 

Scholarship available to



The disruptions to labour markets brought about by automation challenge the very value of work, the idea that work is a central vector of social inclusion and personal development. This ARC-funded project seeks to map out and respond to the arguments against the value and centrality of work. The PhD research will complement the project, either by focusing on key authors or by exploring specific themes.

Linked to an ARC-funded grant (DP190103116)


This scholarship is available to eligible candidates to undertake a direct entry 3-year PhD program.

Scholarship Components

The scholarship is comprised of a Living Allowance Stipend and a Tuition Fee Offset scholarship. The value and tenure of the scholarship is at the full-time stipend rate of $28,092 per annum (2020 rate, tax exempt for up to 3 years and indexed annually).

Contact Details

Name: Prof Jean-Philippe Deranty
Phone: 02 98506773

How to Apply

For information on how to apply, select the "How to Apply" button below.

Please note, at the start of your application you should select the scholarship type of "HDR Project/Supervisor Specific Scholarship"

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