Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, UK

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Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellowships, UK

Fellowship at the department of Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences

Study Subject : Biological Sciences, Climate Research, Mathematics

Employer : University of Cambridge

Level : Postdoctoral

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Description :

The Managers of the Herchel Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellowships Fund invite applications within the fields of Biological Sciences, Climate Research, Materials for Sustainable Energy and Pure Mathematics.

All Postdoctoral Fellowships are to be held at the University of Cambridge from 1 October 2011 or otherwise by negotiation. Fellowships are available for between two and three years and provide an opportunity for independent research, although the holders will usually work in close collaboration with established research groups.

In accordance with Dr Smith’s will, candidature is limited to candidates who have completed their PhD degree, or equivalent, within the last three years at any university but normally excluding Cambridge and Harvard.

The stipend will be on the University’s Postdoctoral Research Associate scale, currently between £27,319 to £35,646 per annum with £10,000 p.a. as research allowance.

Fellowship Application Deadline : 26th November 2010.

For further fellowship information and application please visit : http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/jobs/vacancies.cgi?job=7236