John Innes Foundation Chris J Leaver
Research Fellowship Potentially Leading to a
Tenured Faculty Position
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 and aimed at individuals wanting to start their own research group. Depending on career stage, the successful candidate will be appointed to:
- A five-year Fellowship that includes a Project Leader salary, funding for a post-doc, and considerable additional resources provided by the Centre. A candidate appointed to this type of Fellowship will be considered for transfer onto tenure-track 3 years into their fellowship, and if transferred, for tenure at 5 years.
- A three-year, non-tenure-track Fellowship that includes a Project Leader salary, funding for a post-doc, and considerable additional resources provided by the Centre.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to give a seminar Tuesday 10 July 2018 when you will also be able 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/fellowships/ For further advice, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply 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 e-mailed to email@example.com by Friday 25 May 2018.
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.