NON-STIPENDIARY RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP COMPETITION
Welcome to the Emmanuel College Non-Stipendiary Research Fellowship Competition application system for 2013.
The Governing Body of Emmanuel College invites applications for one non-stipendiary Research Fellowship in any subject in Science or Mathematics; all four Fellowships are for a three-year fixed term, and will commence on October 1, 2013.
To access the Non-Stipendiary Research Fellowship application system, you are required to register. This enables you to save your application and revisit/edit it before submitting it, or to check the status of your application. It is recommended that you register as soon as possible.
Applications and referees' reports must be received by 5pm on 28 May 2013. Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted. Please make sure that your application and your referees' reports reach us before the closing date.
Register by clicking here.
- Application for a Non-Stipendiary Research Fellowship is open to candidates working in any subject in Science or Mathematics.
- Applications will be accepted from any graduate of a university within or outside the United Kingdom. Candidates must currently hold, or be about to take up, a full time paid post doctoral position at the University of Cambridge
- These Fellowships are intended for outstanding researchers early in their careers: successful candidates are likely to have been awarded their PhD degree after 1 October 2008.
- For further details regarding the Eligibility Requirements, please click here.
- Statements of research are required and should be not more than 1,000 words, outlining the candidate's research achievements and plans. Please note that the statement will be read by people outside, as well as inside the candidate's own discipline, and should therefore be intelligible to scholars in other subjects.
- Interviews for the Fellowship will be held in early July 2013. Please ensure that your contact details on your application are kept updated at that time (preferably giving your e-mail, mobile, or telephone details).
- Applications, including two referees' reports, must be submitted online by 5pm on 28 May 2013.
- Benefits for Non-Stipendiary Research Fellows will include grants for research expenses and academic travel, a book allowance, and assistance with computing facilities. Research Fellows will be given the option to live in College (although no married accommodation can be provided), and are entitled to lunch and dinner in Hall free of charge.
- There is no teaching requirement attached to the Fellowship, but Fellows are welcome to teach if they wish, and are permitted to receive additional remuneration for up to six hours College or University teaching a week.
- Research Fellows are normally required to reside in Cambridge during Full Term. However, subject always to the permission of the Governing Body, Research Fellows may work away from Cambridge for up to three Terms during the last two years of their Fellowship.
- The application process begins on 16 April 2013.
- Applications and two reports from independent referees, both of whom should be familiar with the candidate's research work, must be submitted through the web site, and received by the College by 5pm on 28 May 2013. One of these referees should normally be your PhD or current supervisor. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
- Short-listed candidates will be interviewed in early July 2013, and it is hoped to make an election soon afterwards.
- It is hoped that elections will be made no later than early July 2013.