STFC Ernest Rutherford Research Fellowships 2015
The 2015 round of Ernest Rutherford Fellowships has been announced by the Science and Technology Research Council (STFC), see:here.
These are fully funded five-year research fellowships to be held in science areas supported by STFC. If you are interested in applying for one of these to be hosted by the Astrophysics Research Institute at Liverpool John Moores University you can find more details about our research at: http://www.astro.ljmu.ac.uk/research
The STFC deadline for ER Fellowships is 24th September 2015, but to conform with necessary processes, candidates must submit their applications to the ARI by Wed. 19th August. We encourage excellent potential applicants to contact the ARI as soon as possible for informal discussions. We intend to make a final decision on which applications we will support no later than Monday 24th August. If you wish to apply please send a draft research proposal following STFC’s guidelines for ER Fellowships, a CV and list of publications to: Nate Bastian (Head of Research) by Wed. 19th August please.
Additionally, the deadline for the Royal Society University Research Fellowship is Sept. 3rd, 2015 link . These are also prestigious fully funded five (+3) year fellowships. While there are no official quotas, please contact a member of staff at ARI if you are interested in applying, no later than August 24th, 2015.
Nate Bastian: N.J.Bastian@ljmu.ac.uk
Chris Collins: C.A.Collins@ljmu.ac.uk