Simon Research Fellowships

The University of Manchester - Humanities

Closing Date : 05/01/2017.
Employment Type : Fixed Term.
Duration : 1 September 2017 until 31 August 2020.
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities.
School/Directorate : -
Division : 
Hours Per week : 1 FTE.
Salary : £31,076 to £48,327 per annum.
Location : Oxford Road, Manchester.
Job Reference : HUM-09084.

The Simon Fellowship Scheme uses generous endowments to appoint Research Fellows in the area of Social Sciences.

Applications are invited for the Simon Early Career Research Fellowship: up to two posts in any of the Social Sciences, broadly defined, available for three years from 1 September 2017. The fellowship is intended for outstanding early career researchers who have completed a doctoral degree. A record of research and publications or demonstrated potential for research in relevant subject areas is essential. You will receive research expenses of up to £1000 per annum.

Interviews for the Simon Research Fellowship are expected to be held during week commencing 20 March 2017.

Please note that this Fellowship is not intended to support postgraduate students.

Please consult the further particulars on the link below closely for further information, including the eligibility criteria.

Further information about the application process will be available at our showcase event, which will be held on Wednesday 16 November 2016 at the Manchester Museum:

Register here

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CV's or applications from Recruitment Agencies

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Laura Dobson, Research Support Assistant


Tel: 0161 275 3002

General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 01565 818 234

Date of external posting Friday 28 October 2016

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

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