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Applications are invited for the following advertised sponsored Fellowships.

Please read ‘Are you eligible to apply for a Fellowship’ and ‘Application process’ before submitting your application.

Alternatively, if you meet our eligibility criteria and have a potential host institution and/or research area in mind, you can apply for a Fellowship at any time.

Please contact us if you would like to discuss any of the Fellowships currently advertised.

Fellowships

Fellowship Opportunity Closing date for applications Remit of research How to apply
UK Atomic Energy Authority Monday 25th March 2019 UKAEA has extensive scientific research areas and are open to applications from individuals from a range of scientific backgrounds. Please click hereLink Image
Brunel University London Monday 1st April 2019 Any STEM area covered by Brunel's: College of Engineering, Design and Physical Sciences • College of Health and Life Sciences • Institute for Environment, Health and Societies • Institute of Energy Futures • Institute of Materials and Manufacturing Please click hereLink Image

Fellowships

Closing date for applications - 25 Mar 2019

UK Atomic Energy Authority

About this Fellowship

Applications are invited for a two-year part-time (0.5 FTE) Daphne Jackson Fellowship that will be hosted and sponsored by UKAEA. The Fellowship is intended for individuals who want to return to research after a career break.  As UKAEA has extensive scientific research areas, UKAEA are open to applications from individuals from a range of backgrounds.

About UK Atomic Energy Authority

At UKAEA we strive to make everyone feel welcome and fully supported. Our Ambassadors are actively promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion in the organisation to help make our Organisation an employer of choice. UKAEA has a graded career structure and our mentoring scheme will enable you to reach your true potential.

The UKAEA hosts and manages the JET nuclear fusion energy experiment on behalf of the EU and is also home to the UK`s MAST-U fusion energy experiment. UKAEA also works with industry and other third parties to develop new technologies currently in Remote Handling and Materials research. Following recent UK funding two new centres of excellence in tritium fuel handling and component testing and validation are being built. The culture at UKAEA promotes research, innovation and leading edge technological excellence, whilst investing in its people.

For further information on why UKAEA is a great place to work please review their recruitment video via the following link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77D3F3ILl98


The Daphne Jackson Trust is dedicated to returning scientists, engineers, technologists and mathematicians (STEM) to their careers following a break taken for family, caring or health reasons.

Daphne Jackson Fellowships are unique – they offer STEM professionals wishing to return to a research career after a break of two or more years, the opportunity to balance an individually tailored retraining programme with a challenging research project in a suitably supportive environment.

Fellowships are part-time over two years and consist of a challenging research project and at least 100 hours retraining per year. The unparalleled support offered by the Trust’s Fellowship Advisors and administrative staff, coupled with mentoring and retraining provided during the Fellowship, give returners the confidence and skills they need to successfully return to research.

For further details about the application process, Trust and fellowship scheme, please visit www.daphnejackson.org For further information before submitting an application please contact the Daphne Jackson Trust office on 01483 689166 or via email at djmft@surrey.ac.uk.

For further information specifically about the sponsored fellowship opportunities at UKAEA, please contact Jacqui Dalziel via email at Jacqui.Dalziel@ukaea.uk.  For more information on UKAEA, please visit their website www.gov.uk/ukaea

A printable information sheet can be downloaded here:

UKAEA Daphne Jackson Fellowship 2019


How to apply

To be considered for this opportunity, please complete the cv, personal details and personal statement forms on the website: Apply here

Please outline your area of research interest and, if you have identified a research group within which you would like to work, include the name and contact details of a potential supervisor in that group.

Email your submission to the Daphne Jackson Trust office at djmft@surrey.ac.uk stating clearly, UKAEA Sponsored Fellowship Application.

Closing date for applications - 01 Apr 2019

Brunel University London

About this Fellowship

Applications are invited for a three year part-time (0.5 FTE) Daphne Jackson Fellowship that will be hosted and sponsored by Brunel University London. The Fellowship is intended for an individual returning to research in any STEM area covered by Brunel’s:

About Brunel University London

Brunel’s research is world-leading, with highly cited papers and a grant income that has doubled in the past decade. Research programmes are often developed in partnership with industry and we are committed to a culture of collaboration that truly meets the global challenges of the 21st Century. Brunel is well-established within the top quarter of research universities in the UK according to the Research Excellence Framework 2014, with a number of areas of study considered world-leading and internationally excellent for their research impact.


The Daphne Jackson Trust is dedicated to returning scientists, engineers, technologists and mathematicians to their careers following a break taken for family, caring or health reasons.

Daphne Jackson Fellowships are unique. They offer STEM professionals wishing to return to a research career after a break of two or more years, the opportunity to balance an individually tailored retraining programme with a challenging research project in a suitably supportive environment.

The Fellowships consist of a challenging research project and at least 100 hours retraining per year. The unparalleled support offered by the Trust’s Fellowship Advisors and administrative staff, coupled with mentoring and retraining provided during the Fellowship, give returners the confidence and skills they need to successfully return to research.

For further details about the Trust and Fellowship scheme, please visit www.daphnejackson.org

For further information before submitting an application please contact the Daphne Jackson Trust office on 01483 689166 or via email at djmft@surrey.ac.uk

For further information, specifically about this sponsored Fellowship opportunity at Brunel University London, please contact provost@brunel.ac.uk

A printable information sheet can be downloaded here:

Brunel University London Daphne Jackson Fellowship 2019


How to apply

To be considered for this opportunity, please complete the CV, personal details and personal statement forms on the Daphne Jackson Trust website: Apply 

Please outline your area of research interest and, if you have identified a department within which you would like to work, include the name and contact details of a potential supervisor in that department.

Please email your submission to the Daphne Jackson Trust office at djmft@surrey.ac.uk stating clearly, Brunel University London Sponsored Fellowship Application.

Closing date for applications is Monday 1st April 2019

Following shortlisting by the Daphne Jackson Trust Brunel University London will undertake an internal selection process to identify the preferred candidates