King’s College London Prize Fellowships

King’s College London Prize Fellowships

King's College London

London, Greater London, United Kingdom

King’s College London Prize Fellowships

King’s College London

Ref. 008086

The salary will be Grade 7: £45,259 to £53,355 per annum inclusive of £3,223 London Allowance.

This is a fixed-term post for 18-24 months.

Applications are invited for the prestigious King’s College London Prize Fellowships, supported by the Wellcome Trust.

These fellowships seek to recruit outstanding postdoctoral basic or translational scientists who are looking to establish their own independent research careers. These prestigious awards will provide a generous salary plus running expenses (c£10-15K per annum) for 18-24 months. They will enable appointees to establish their own research programmes at King’s and to compete for post-doctoral Fellowships/Senior Fellowships from Research Councils, the Wellcome Trust and other AMRC charities. The awards may be held in any part of King’s College London but must be focused on biomedical or health-related research.

Applications should be made via the King’s application system and must include:

  • Covering letter (indicating fellowship applications planned or pending)
  • CV (including 2 referees)
  • Outline of the proposed research programme (4 pages)
  • Explanation of choice of host Research Department and academic sponsor (1 page)
  • Letter of support from proposed academic sponsor

At King’s, we are deeply committed to embedding good equality and diversity practice into all of our activities. We encourage applications for our Fellowships from across the global community and all appointments are made solely on merit. In recognition of the under-representation of black and minority ethnic academics in academia, we particularly welcome applications from these groups. To find out more visit

To apply for this role, please go to: and register to download and submit the specified application form.

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be at the end of February.

The closing date for applications is 31st January 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.