King’s College London Prize Fellowships (including the Professor Anthony Mellows Medal and Fellowship)
Any Health faculty at King’s College London
The salary will be paid at Grade 7, £45,259 to £53,355 per annum, inclusive of £3,223 per annum London Allowance.
This post will be offered on a fixed-term contract for 18-24 months.
This is a full-time post – 100% full time equivalent.
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 recruitment system and must include:
- Covering letter (indicating fellowship applications planned or pending)
- 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 www.kcl.ac.uk/diversity.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact: Dr Tom Foulkes; email@example.com
To apply, please go to: https://bit.ly/2DcUPal and register with the King’s College London application portal and complete your application online.
Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be held on the 25th June 2019.
Closing date: Midnight on 15th May 2019.