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Durham University

The Centre for Nineteenth Century Studies

Fellowships


CNCS is one of the UK's leading research centres for nineteenth-century studies, and has extensive experience mentoring postdoctoral fellows. We are interested in supporting outstanding candidates with excellent research proposals related to any area represented by our members. For more information on current members visit https://www.dur.ac.uk/cncs/members/durhamuniversity/


Please contact Bennett Zon at bennett.zon@durham.ac.uk with an expression of interest.

 

The Mid-Career Fellowships are designed both to support outstanding individual researchers with excellent research proposals, and to promote public understanding and engagement with humanities and social sciences. Further information for 20/21 to follow. Please contact Bennett Zon at bennett.zon@durham.ac.uk with an expression of interest.

The Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies invites expressions of interest from outstanding candidates who wish to apply for a prestigious Leverhulme Early Career Fellowship through Durham University. Further information for 20/21 to follow. Further information on the Leverhulme Early Career Fellowships scheme, including eligibility criteria, can be found at here.

Please direct enquiries to the Director of CNCS, Bennett Zon: bennett.zon@durham.ac.uk

The Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies invites expressions of interest from outstanding candidates who wish to apply for a prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowship through Durham University. In particular, we welcome enquiries from eligible candidates working on topics related to interdisciplinary nineteenth-century studies. We encourage you to consult the research profiles of our CNCS academic staff for information.

British Academy Post-Doctoral Fellowships The Centre for Nineteenth-Century Studies invites expressions of interest from postdoctoral researchers interested in making an application for a British Academy Post-Doctoral Fellowship. The British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowships are three-year Fellowship awards made to an annual cohort of outstanding Early Career Scholars which aim to offer opportunities for outstanding early career researchers to strengthen their experience of research and teaching in a university environment which will develop their curriculum vitae and improve their prospects of obtaining permanent lecturing posts by the end of the Fellowship.

The British Academy will shortly open their prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships scheme (3 years), with a national deadline expected to be in early October 2020:

Eligible candidates who are interested in coming to Durham on a British Academy Post-Doctoral Fellowship are encouraged to read the relevant information at http://www.britac.ac.uk/british-academy-postdoctoral-fellowships

Full details of the scheme are given here. Candidates must be within three years of the award of their doctorate, and must be a UK or EEA National, or have completed their doctorate at a UK university.

thebritishacademy.ac.uk

This scheme offers recently qualified postdoctoral researchers the opportunity to start independent research careers, working in some of the best research environments in the world. The competition is open now with a preliminary application deadline of 29 September 2020.

https://wellcome.ac.uk/funding/schemes/sir-henry-wellcome-postdoctoral-fellowships