The Centre for Nineteenth Century Studies
The Durham University Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies is a locus for research in all aspects of the long nineteenth century (from 1760s to present-day neo Victorianism), drawing from the widest possible range of disciplines and interdisciplinary approaches. The Centre aims to generate new research and collaborative opportunities across the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences and Sciences, bridging Durham University and regional, national and international research networks and organizations.
Newton International Fellowships Internal Process 2019
The Royal Society has now opened the scheme and for the faculty stage we ask applicants to draft their application on the formal application and download (do not submit) a copy of the application in pdf formal for review with all the sections completed https://grants.royalsociety.org/ .
You will need to be nominated through an academic department which CNCS can help you with finding the appropriate/best fit and you will have a mentor within this department please see the attached scheme notes. Fellowship Scheme Notes
The fellowships allow the University to host an international early career scholar (non UK citizen within 7 years of PhD) for two years, with the requirement that 'Applicants must have a clearly defined and mutually beneficial research proposal agreed with a UK host researcher'. These fellowships provide a stipend of £24,000 p.a., generous research costs, and relocation -- if you are aware of a suitable candidate, please do strongly consider asking them to apply. The University is required to match fund the fellowships so the number of applications will be monitored and no more than 2 are expected per department with an optional additional application if it is an interdisciplinary project and has the support of a named research Centre.
The deadline for applications has now passed.
Any queires, please contact either Anna Hutchinson or Louise Jones
Research Operations Team, Research and Innovation Services
Monday 18 November 2019
- ‘Process, pitfalls and progress: Publishing as a postgraduate and early career researcher.’ 2:30pm to 5:00pm, The Birley Room, Hatfield College
Monday 9 December 2019
- Behind the Scenes at the Laing - The Enchanged Interior Exhibition and Tour of the Conservation Labs 1:30pm, The Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
Please see our Current Events page for more details.