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13 February 2017
Daphne Jackson Fellow Dr Morag Maskey has been named in the 2017 Power Part Time List: a national roll call of the UK’s top 50 men and women who work in senior, business-critical roles, all on less than five days per week.
4 January 2017
The Daphne Jackson Trust is delighted to be partnering with the UK’s biggest MS charity, the MS Society, to help fund two researchers to return to scientific research work after a career break, on a part time and flexible basis.
Trustee Hilary Lappin-Scott awarded the WISE Hero Award 2016 for her work in gender equality and STEM
15 November 2016
Professor Hilary Lappin-Scott, senior Pro-Vice Chancellor at Swansea University, and a Trustee for the Daphne Jackson Trust since 2015, was recognised with the WISE Hero Award for her significant impact in encouraging other women in their organisations and wider – in microbial research, open source software and coding for girls.
31 August 2016
2016 is an important year for the Daphne Jackson Trust. We will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of the first fellowship being awarded since the launch of the pilot project in 1986 by Professor Daphne Jackson.
10 August 2016
Last year was an incredible year for the Daphne Jackson Trust as we passed the milestone of awarding our 300th Fellowship with 26 new Fellowships commencing in 2015 across the UK.
6 April 2016
It has been a busy start to the year at the Daphne Jackson Trust and we are delighted to announce that a further nine individuals will return to research in STEM disciplines ranging from astrophysics to plant science to biomedicine at universities around the UK. They join over 300 individuals who have returned to their careers with a Daphne Jackson Fellowship.
9 February 2016
In 2015, 26 scientists and engineers returned to research with a Daphne Jackson Fellowship. Could it be you in 2016?
23 December 2015
As 2015 draws to a close, we are reflecting on what a busy and interesting year it’s been.
9 December 2015
The Daphne Jackson Trust is the UK's leading organisation dedicated to realising the potential of scientists and engineers returning to research following a career break and is currently recruiting a new Communications Manager. Read on to find out more.
60 Daphne Jackson Fellows to attend research conference and demonstrate just how the Trust is 'Leading the way for returners'
14 October 2015
More than 60 Daphne Jackson Fellows will join sponsors, supervisors, Daphne Jackson Trust staff and trustees at the Daphne Jackson Trust Research Conference at the Wellcome Collection, London on Thursday 15th October, where they will showcase their research, and hear the results of our latest survey of former Daphne Jackson Fellows.
We'll be tweeting from the event, so follow developments using the hashtag #DJTRC15, and read on to find out more about our survey.