VACANCIES AT CHRIST'S COLLEGE

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Three Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowships

Stipend: £25,217 (with a PHD) £20,675 (without a PhD)

The College invites applications for three Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowships, summarised below.  All three Fellowships are tenable for four years from not later than 1st October 2021 and are not renewable.  Candidates are advised that a Junior Research Fellowship is intended for a researcher early in their career.  A successful applicant is expected to be either a graduate student, probably in the latter stages of research leading to a PhD degree (or equivalent), or a post-doctoral researcher who has completed their PhD Degree after 1st January 2020.

Applications  and referees' reports must be submitted through the web site and received by the College by 12:00 noon on Thursday 22nd October 2020.  Selected candidates will be invited to the College for interview on or around Wednesday 13th January 2021.

Click here for the application web site which will give further information.  (Queries should be directed to jrf@christs.cam.ac.uk, as stated on the application web site.)

1.  Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship

This Fellowship is open to those whose research is principally in one or more of the following subject areas:

Asian & Middle Eastern Studies; Anthropology; Archaeology; English, History & Philosophy of Science; Modern & Medieval Languages; Music; Philosophy; Theology.

2.  A H Lloyd Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship

This Fellowship is open to those whose research is principally in one or more of the following subject areas:

Archaeology; English; Modern & Medieval Languages

Please note that applications submitted for Archaeology, English or Modern & Medieval Languages will be considered for both the Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship and the A H Lloyd Junior Research Fellowship.

3.  W H D Rouse Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship

This Fellowship is open to those whose research is principally in one or more of the following areas:

Classics; Indian Languages; Indo-European Philology.

Please note that applications submitted for Classics; Indian Languages or Indo-European Philology will only be considered for the W H D Rouse Junior Research Fellowship.

 

Non-Stipendiary Junior Research Fellowship

The College invites applications for a non-stipendiary post as a Junior Research Fellow for research in Biological and Medical Sciences; Arts and Humanities; or Social Sciences; open to those who have, or expect to have, secured post-doctoral funding support at Cambridge University.  The Fellowship will be tenable for at least two years, but not more than four years, from not later than 1st October 2021.

Applications are invited from candidates who hold a first degree, or a higher degree or are studying for a higher degree.  Candidates are advised that a Research Fellowship such as this is intended for a researcher early in their career, and will offer an opportunity to carry out novel research in a stimulating academic environment.

A successful applicant is expected to be either a graduate student in the latter stages of research leading to a PhD Degree (or equivalent) or a post-doctoral researcher who has been awarded their PhD Degree after 1st January 2019. 

Letters of application, together with the completed form, should be sent to hrmanager@christs.cam.ac.uk to arrive no later than 12:00 noon on Tuesday 12th January 2021, including a curriculum vitae with details of qualifications, publications and experience, together with a research statement and the names and addresses of two persons who have agreed to act as academic referees.  Candidates must arrange for their referees to send their references direct to hrmanager@christs.cam.ac.uk so that references are received by the closing date of 12:00 noon on Tuesday 12th January 2021. (It may not be necessary for referees to write a new reference; submitting a copy of a reference already sent in connection with the applicant's post-doctoral appointment will often suffice).  Shortlisted candidates may be invited for interview, expected to be held during the week commencing 1st March 2021.

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