Newton Trust Research Fellowship – Cambridge

Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge, is offering a stipendiary Research Fellowship for individuals of any gender with excellent academic track records and holding a PhD*.

Successful candidates will demonstrate potential leadership, entrepreneurship, creativity and resourcefulness. The appointment will be for one year in the first instance from 1 October 2020 and will be renewable annually until 30 September 2023, when the Research Fellowship will terminate. The Research Fellowship will be for research in the Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences, in an area that relates scholarship to 21 century challenges.

The stipend for the Research Fellowship will be £21600 per annum, depending on funding already available to the candidate. The successful candidate will be expected to become a member of the College, normally to reside in Cambridge and to participate fully in College life.

Application details can be found at:

Candidates should apply through the online system:

Any enquiries should be addressed to:

The closing date for receipt of applications and references is Friday 16 December 2019 at 12 Noon.

* The successful candidate must hold a doctorate at the time of the start of the appointment in October 2020

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