Imperial College Research Fellowships - London

Recruiter
Imperial College London
Location
London
Salary
36070.00 - 41110.00 GBP Annual
Posted
27 Jul 2017
Expires
24 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Imperial College Research Fellowships

Imperial College London is delighted to invite applications for the Imperial College Research Fellowship scheme, to give outstanding early-career researchers an opportunity to develop independent research programmes. We will be awarding up to 20 fellowships, to start between August and December 2018. Each one offers up to four years funding (stipend in the range of GBP36,070 to GBP41,110 per annum (2016/17 ???gures), plus a generous contribution to research expenses). Fellowships are designed to provide freedom to focus on research: there are no obligatory teaching or administrative duties. Applicants will be encouraged to apply for additional so w them to strengthen their research programme.

Proposals will be accepted in all research areas active at Imperial College London. Multidisciplinary projects are welcomed as are collaborations with The Francis Crick Institute . In addition, AstraZeneca and Imperial will be awarding up to 2 fellowships, each offering up to three years funding with a minimum of 1 year in residence at one of the AstraZeneca research centres. For more information, contact Dr Vjera Magdalenic-Moussavi at .

Applicants will need to identify an Imperial academic staff member to act as their sponsor who will provide laboratory space, facilities and mentorship for the tenure of the fellowship. Candidates may be from the UK or abroad and will be normally expected to have proven post-doctoral research experience in an academic environment at the time of application. Proposals will be judged primarily on the basis of scienti??? c merit, track record of the applicant and potential for development of an independent research programme.

For more information and application forms please click on the 'Apply' button.

Enquiries should be directed to Dr Suzanne Rolfe at

Deadline for proposals is Tuesday, 29 August 2017 (11.59pm GMT).

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