Chris J Leaver Fellowship
John Innes Foundation Chris J Leaver Fellowship
The John Innes Centre (JIC), Norwich, UK is a world-leading centre of excellence in plant and microbial sciences based on the Norwich Research Park. We are inviting applications from outstanding early- career-stage researchers for a Chris J Leaver Fellowship, funded by the John Innes Foundation (JIF). This is a 5-year Fellowship aimed at individuals wanting to start their own research group, and includes a Project Leader salary, funding for a post-doc, and considerable additional resources provided by the Centre. Shortlisted candidates will attend the Annual Fellows Conference at the JIC on 30 January, 2017. At the meeting you will be able to present a talk about your proposed area of research and to discuss your proposals, the development of your group and your future career plans in depth with senior JIC Scientists.
Further details and particulars can be found at http://www.jic. ac.uk/training-careers/training/fellowships/independent-research- fellows-conference/
Please e-mail a 2-page summary of your research plan, a copy of your CV and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday 30 November 2016.
The John Innes Centre is a registered charity (No223852) grant-aided by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council and is an Equal Opportunities Employer and supports flexible working. The John Innes Centre is proud to have an Athena SWAN Silver Award.