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Inaugural Fellows of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme announced

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is proud to announce the first nine recipients of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship programme.

Inaugural Fellows of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme announced - Read More…

Canada UK Postdoctoral Fellowships for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - apply by 25 June 2018

Applications are now open for a new Postdoctoral Fellowship focused on developing and strengthening the skills required for postdoctoral researchers to become successful innovators and entrepreneurs, by embedding them in internationally leading centres of excellence both in the UK and in Canada.

Canada UK Postdoctoral Fellowships for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - apply by 25 June 2018 - Read More…

Free places on the Wellcome Genome Campus Hackathon 2-3 July

20 free places are available for Cambridge postdocs to attend the Wellcome Genome Campus' first Hackathon in Hinxton, Cambridge on 2-3 July 2018. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

Free places on the Wellcome Genome Campus Hackathon 2-3 July - Read More…

Counselling Service Wellbeing Group for Postdocs

The Staff Counselling Service would like to offer you an opportunity to join their Wellbeing Group for Postdocs.

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AstraZeneca Start-Up Science Competition - apply by 31 May

AstraZeneca is hosting its first-ever Start-Up Science competition for life science entrepreneurs in the Cambridge area - aiming to highlight the great science and innovation coming out of labs in the local ecosystem and to help the build the next generation of biotechs.

AstraZeneca Start-Up Science Competition - apply by 31 May - Read More…

Open Research Survey - responses needed by 21 May

The Open Research Working Group has commissioned a survey of views and practices relating to Open Research, to inform development of the University’s support for open research activities. They hope that postdoctoral researchers may be prepared to spend a few minutes to share their views.

Open Research Survey - responses needed by 21 May - Read More…

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships - deadline 7 June 2018

The UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowships (FLF) will grow the strong supply of talented individuals needed to ensure that UK research and innovation continues to be world class.

UKRI Future Leaders Fellowships - deadline 7 June 2018 - Read More…

Free places for postdocs at the Biotech & Healthcare Venture Creation Weekend

25 free places at the Biotech & Healthcare Venture Creation Weekend (June 1st -3rd, at Cambridge Judge Business School) are available to Cambridge postdocs.

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ECR Teach - apply by 24 August 2018

The Institute of Continuing Education has developed a course specifically for postdocs to train participants in the key teaching skills sought after by Higher Education Institutes.

ECR Teach - apply by 24 August 2018 - Read More…

Turing Fellowship Scheme and Turing Sponsored Projects 2018

Applications are invited for the Alan Turing Institute Turing Fellowship Scheme and for Turing Sponsored Projects. Applicants may apply for either or both schemes until the deadline on 23 April.

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Join an Academic Delegation to the University of Central Asia

Research Associates and Senior Research Associates are invited to participate in an explorative trip to the University of Central Asia (UCA) in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.

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Counselling Service Wellbeing Group for Postdocs

The Staff Counselling Service would like to offer you an opportunity to join their Wellbeing Group for Postdocs.

Counselling Service Wellbeing Group for Postdocs - Read More…

University visa loan scheme to launch in April

In early April, the University will launch a new visa loan scheme for all current and prospective staff, and their dependants, who hold or require a Tier 2 visa sponsored by the University.

University visa loan scheme to launch in April - Read More…

Join Technology i-Teams for the Easter Term - apply by 12 March

Interested in how new technologies are commercialised? Looking for some hands-on business skills and experience?

Join Technology i-Teams for the Easter Term - apply by 12 March - Read More…

Paid Opportunity to Peer Review a New Course in Philosophy

Opportunity for postdocs/lecturers to undertake a peer review of an undergraduate course in Philosophy being developed by the University of Central Asia (UCA) and University College London (UCL).

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ESRC New Investigator Grants: apply by 26 March 2018

The ESRC have announced their New Investigators scheme. The call is open to high-quality candidates who have a maximum of four years’ postdoctoral experience.

ESRC New Investigator Grants: apply by 26 March 2018 - Read More…

BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowships - deadline extended to 26 February

The BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowship will offer a first step to build an independent research career for exceptional scientists and engineers who have a current need for flexible or special support.

BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowships - deadline extended to 26 February - Read More…

Postdocs to Innovators - Paris Enterprise Fair: apply by 4 February

You are invited to join junior researchers from across Europe to learn about entrepreneurship and extend your personal and professional network.

Postdocs to Innovators - Paris Enterprise Fair: apply by 4 February - Read More…

PhD students from the Clinical School are now welcome to use the Postdoc Centre @ Biomedical Campus

PhD students in their 3rd and 4th year in the Clinical School are now welcome to request access to the Postdoc Centre @ Biomedical Campus and use the facilities.

PhD students from the Clinical School are now welcome to use the Postdoc Centre @ Biomedical Campus - Read More…

BBSRC Flexible Talent Mobility Account Funding: apply by 12 January 2018

The University of Cambridge has been awarded a Flexible Talent Mobility Account (FTMA) by the BBSRC - this funding is targeted at talented early-career researchers who have the potential to be the next generation of leaders within UK academic and industrial research.

BBSRC Flexible Talent Mobility Account Funding: apply by 12 January 2018 - Read More…

Christmas 2017 opening times at the Postdoc Centres

The three Postdoc Centres will be closed from 22 December - 3 January, but you will still be able to gain entry if you have had a user induction and been given card access.

Christmas 2017 opening times at the Postdoc Centres - Read More…

Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme - apply by 26 February

The Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowships have been developed in honour of Sir Leszek Borysiewicz, a pioneer in the biomedical sciences, who when Vice-Chancellor of the University led and shaped the development of key provisions for Cambridge’s postdoc community.

Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme - apply by 26 February - Read More…

Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Université libre de Bruxelles: apply by 19 March

The 2018-19 round of the Wiener-Anspach Foundation postdoctoral fellowships at the Université libre de Bruxelles is now open for applications to researchers from all disciplines.

Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Université libre de Bruxelles: apply by 19 March - Read More…

The BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowship

The BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowship will offer a first step to build an independent research career for exceptional scientists and engineers who have a current need for flexible or special support

The BP-ICAM “Kathleen Lonsdale” Research Fellowship - Read More…

Turing Data Study Group: apply by 19 November

The Alan Turing Institute is hosting their 4th Data Study Group from 11-15 December 2017. They are particularly looking for postdocs to apply to take part.

Turing Data Study Group: apply by 19 November - Read More…

CIFAR Global Call for Ideas: apply by 21 January 2018

The Canadian Institute For Advanced Research (CIFAR) is launching a Global Call for Ideas for challenge-focused interdisciplinary research collaborations in any area of research.

CIFAR Global Call for Ideas: apply by 21 January 2018 - Read More…

OpenPlant Fund: £5,000 grants for plant/synthetic biology - apply by 24 November

The OpenPlant Fund is now open to proposals for innovative, open and interdisciplinary projects relevant to plant or in vitro Synthetic Biology.

OpenPlant Fund: £5,000 grants for plant/synthetic biology - apply by 24 November - Read More…

ECR Teach - apply by 5 January 2018

The Institute of Continuing Education has developed a course specifically for postdocs to train participants in the key teaching skills sought after by Higher Education Institutes.

ECR Teach - apply by 5 January 2018 - Read More…

Support from BT and NPL for EPSRC fellowship applications

BT and NPL are keen to support UK postdocs applying for EPSRC fellowships related to ICT metrology.

Support from BT and NPL for EPSRC fellowship applications - Read More…

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Inaugural Fellows of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship Programme announced

May 18, 2018

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is proud to announce the first nine recipients of the Borysiewicz Biomedical Sciences Fellowship programme.

Canada UK Postdoctoral Fellowships for Innovation and Entrepreneurship - apply by 25 June 2018

May 16, 2018

Applications are now open for a new Postdoctoral Fellowship focused on developing and strengthening the skills required for postdoctoral researchers to become successful innovators and entrepreneurs, by embedding them in internationally leading centres of excellence both in the UK and in Canada.

Free places on the Wellcome Genome Campus Hackathon 2-3 July

May 14, 2018

20 free places are available for Cambridge postdocs to attend the Wellcome Genome Campus' first Hackathon in Hinxton, Cambridge on 2-3 July 2018. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

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