Durham International Fellowships for Research and Enterprise (COFUND)
The IAS administers the Durham International Fellowships for Research and Enterprise (DIFeREns). This scheme is COFUNDed by Durham University and European Union, and encompasses two main fellowship schemes:
JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP SCHEME
The closing date for the thrid round applications for the Junior Research Fellowship Scheme has now passed and will re-open again later in 2013. The scheme is designed to attract the most talented researchers in Europe and beyond, and to build international networks of scholars with a common passion for today's most important research challenges. In the third round up to 15 Junior Research Fellowships are available commencing between July 2013 and January 2014. Starting salaries are in the range £30,122-£33,884 p.a. For details on this scheme visit the Junior Research Fellowship Scheme webpage.
SENIOR FELLOWSHIP SCHEME
Durham University is delighted to announce that the third round of the Senior Fellowship Scheme is open. This scheme is designed to gather together scholars, researchers, policy makers or practitioners from around the world and across the full spectrum of science, social science, arts and humanities to address themes of global significance in collaboration with Durham's Research Institutes and researchers. Two classes of Fellowship will be available in 2013-14: Senior Research Fellowships and Policy and Enterprise Fellowships. The closing date of applications is 18 January 2013. For details on this scheme visit the Senior Fellowship Scheme webpage.
For the duration of the Fellowship, I was fully integrated in the life of Durham University, participating to workshops, colloquia and seminars, strenghtening and deepening the fruitful contacts and links already established (March, 2012)Dr Isabella Lazzarini, University of Molise, Italy