UNIVERSITY OF ROEHAMPTON

Post Doctoral Fellowship PT in Zoology and Ecology (Daphne Jackson)

Location
London (Greater) (GB)
Posted
28 Feb 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Part Time

<p><strong>Daphne Jackson Fellowship - University of Roehampton.<br /> Daphne Jackson Trust</strong><br /> <strong>Location:</strong> University of Roehampton<br /> <strong>Salary:</strong> Dependent on qualifications and experience<br /> <strong>Hours:</strong> Part Time<br /> <strong>Contract Type:</strong> Contract / Temporary<br /> <strong>Closes:</strong> 30th April 2017<br /> <br /> Applications are invited from UK residents for a Daphne Jackson Fellowship that will be hosted by the University of Roehampton.<br /> <br /> The fellowship is intended for individuals returning to research in the broad disciplines of Zoology and Ecology, and they will join the Centre for Research in Ecology (CRE) within the Department of Life Sciences.<br /> <br /> The University is committed to the principles of Athena SWAN and the promotion of equality and diversity. Applications from women and minority groups are encouraged.<br /> <br /> The University of Roehampton will host and half sponsor this three year fellowship opportunity. The remaining funding will be secured by the Daphne Jackson Trust from an additional sponsor.<br /> <br /> <strong>Daphne Jackson Fellowships</strong><br /> <br /> 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.<br /> <br /> 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.<br /> <br /> 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.<br /> <br /> For further details about the Trust and our fellowship scheme, please visit www.daphnejackson.org. For further information before submitting an application please contact the Trust office on 01483 689166 or via email at djmft@surrey.ac.uk.<br /> <br /> For further information specifically about this sponsored fellowship opportunity at the University of Roehampton, please contact Dr Lewis Halsey in the Department of Life Sciences on 020 8392 8120 l.halsey@roehampton.ac.uk<br /> <br /> To be considered for this opportunity, please complete the CV and personal details forms that can be found on the Daphne Jackson Trust website, making sure to include your area of research interest: Submitting your personal statement and CV<br /> <br /> Please email your submission to the Daphne Jackson Trust office<br /> at djmft@surrey.ac.uk stating clearly that you are interested in the University of Roehampton<br /> <br /> Sponsored Fellowship opportunity.</p>