Simon Research Fellowship in Social Sciences

Manchester, United Kingdom
£32,326 to £50,132 per annum according to relevant experience
02 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 03/01/2019
Salary : £32,326 to £50,132 per annum according to relevant experience
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Hours Per week : Full time
Contract Duration : From 1 September 2019 until 31 August 2022

The Simon Fellowship Scheme uses generous endowments to appoint Research Fellows in the area of Social Sciences.

Applications are invited for:

The Simon Early Career Research Fellowship: up to 2 posts in any of the Social Sciences, broadly defined, tenable for three years from 1 September 2019. The fellowship is intended for outstanding early career researchers who have completed a doctoral degree and have already demonstrated a potential for research in relevant subject areas. You will receive research expenses of up to £1,000 per annum.

Interviews will be held in March 2019. If you have not been contacted by the end of March 2019, you must assume on this occasion that your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note that this Fellowship is not intended to support postgraduate students.

Please consult the further particulars closely for further information, including the eligibility criteria.

Applications should be made via the University of Manchester’s on-line application system.

Closing date: 3 January 2019.

The University will actively foster a culture of inclusion and diversity and will seek to achieve true equality of opportunity for all members of its community.

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Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Louise Mcmahon, Research Support Assistant


General enquiries:


Tel: 0161 275 4499

Technical support:


Tel: 0161 850 2004

This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Further Particulars