news

Twelve more STEM researchers return with Daphne Jackson Fellowships

We’ve been busy here at the Daphne Jackson Trust and are delighted to announce that in the last four months 12 new Fellowships have been awarded. The awards mean a further nine women and three men will return to research in STEM disciplines ranging from astrophysics to biomedicine, at universities around the UK from Exeter to Edinburgh.

Congratulations to our new Fellows who will begin their journey back to STEM careers in the coming months, and thank you to the Fellowship sponsors and host institutions that have made it possible.

We are grateful to the Universities of Northumbria, Exeter, York, Herriot-Watt, Imperial College and UCL, and the Royal Astronomical Society, the Royal Society of Chemistry, STFC, MRC, NERC and MRS for sponsoring these Fellowships. We are also very grateful to the host universities and supervisors who will be working with and supporting the new Fellows throughout their retraining and return to research.

Good luck to our new Fellows Palat Ushasree, Emma Pilgrim, Nicky Farrer, Brendan Garrett, Alan Fox, Maria Marcha, Elaine Hunter, Sarah Buchanan, Clare Lawson, Anna Jay, Matt North and Hanadi Hassan-Nixon!

Related posts

12 March 2015 Link Image

Teresa Anderson MBE, to chair Daphne Jackson Trust’s ...

The Daphne Jackson Trust is delighted to announce that Dr Teresa Anderson, Director of the Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, University ...

15 November 2016 Link Image

Trustee Hilary Lappin-Scott awarded the WISE Hero Award ...

Professor Hilary Lappin-Scott, senior Pro-Vice Chancellor at Swansea University, and a Trustee for the Daphne Jackson Trust since 2015, was ...

23 May 2017 Link Image

Over 180 delegates attend the most inspiring Daphne ...

The Daphne Jackson Trust’s 4th biennial Research Conference took place on Thursday 2 November 2017 at the Royal Society in ...

12 November 2012 Link Image

Red Magazine’s ‘Power Part-Timer 2012’

Dr Pia Ostergaard named Red Magazine’s Hot Women Awards ‘Power Part-Timer 2012’. Dr Pia Ostergaard, the Trust’s Senior Fellowship Advisor ...

12 August 2015 Link Image

Meet our Fellows!

We thought you'd like to know more about our Fellows and the research and retraining they are undertaking as part ...

09 February 2016 Link Image

New year, new sponsored Fellowship at the John ...

In 2015, 26 scientists and engineers returned to research with a Daphne Jackson Fellowship. Could it be you in 2016? ...