Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships in Environmental Social Sciences and Humanities 

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
01 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships in Environmental Social Sciences and Humanities 

Job number ACAD102463 

Academic Faculties 

Fixed term contract staff 

Full time 

Salary £36,001-£40,523 per annum 

Closing date for applications 31-Mar-2017 

Opportunities for future research leaders

The University of Bristol is embarking on bold plans and we’re looking for researchers who share our ambition.

Our new Vice-Chancellor’s Fellowships scheme is tailor-made for exceptional early-career researchers.

We’re looking for candidates in three priority areas who are ready to seize the opportunity to become future leaders in their field.

Our 2017/18 priority areas are:
• Digital innovation and wellbeing
• Engineering of biological systems
• Environmental social sciences and humanities

REF 2014 ranked Bristol among the UK’s top research universities and we are committed to developing our research staff. Our cutting-edge facilities and flagship research institutes address the world’s grand challenges.

As a Vice-Chancellor’s Fellow, you will become part of our outstanding academic community and receive
a range of benefits including:

  • A competitive salary and start-up funding;
  • Expert supervision and mentoring;
  • Personal and career development support;
  • Support to increase the impact of your research;
  • The opportunity to lead and direct your own research programme.

If you’re interested in joining the next generation of research leaders, we want to hear from you.

- Please merge your academic CV and your covering letter into one document and upload to the 'covering letter' section of the application.

- Please upload the Project Proposal and Letter of Support proforma to the 'upload documents' section of the application.

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Closing date for all applications is 31st March 2017.

The University is committed to creating and sustaining a fully inclusive culture.  We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and communities.