|Salary:||£25,391.84 p.a. (subject to annual increments)|
|Placed On:||7th October 2022|
|Closes:||7th November 2022|
Applications are invited for a Stipendiary Research Fellowship (The Henslow Fellowship) in the following subjects: Astrophysics; Biological Sciences; Chemistry; Computer Science; Engineering; Experimental Psychology; Geography, Geology and Geophysics; Materials Science; Mathematics; Medical and Veterinary Science; Physics. This stipendiary post will be tenable from 1 October 2023 for three years until September 2026.
The Henslow Fellowship is normally awarded to applicants who are at a fairly early stage in their research career. Applicants should be of postdoctoral level or expect to attain it by 1 October 2023.
The prime duty of a Research Fellow will be to pursue research and they will be expected to provide a written report on the progress of their research each year. Candidates should note that they will be responsible for finding suitable laboratory space in Cambridge in which to conduct research; the College cannot provide such facilities.
Candidates are also responsible for checking their eligibility to take up the post under UK immigration rules.
The salary will be £25,391.84 p.a. (subject to annual increments), which is point 23 on the College Salary spine. The successful candidate will be entitled to certain dining rights and free accommodation in College. The College gratefully acknowledges the generous support of the Cambridge Philosophical Society for providing funding for this post.
Churchill College, Fitzwilliam College, Murray Edwards College, St Edmund’s College, Robinson College, Selwyn College and Trinity Hall operate a Joint Application Scheme for Early Career Research Fellowships. Applications will be considered by all Colleges offering Fellowships in the relevant subject. A total of eight Fellowships are offered but candidates are advised that competition is likely to be intense; last year over 1000 applications were received.
Full information regarding the Fellowships on offer, further particulars and registration details will be available on the Joint Application Scheme website from Friday 7 October 2022:
All applications are to be submitted online by Monday 7 November 2022.
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