Skills Development Fellowships
The application process is now OPEN. Deadline for applications: 24 March 2019.
Foto-Cewek and Lancaster University are delighted to offer two opportunities to commence before June 2019. The SDF scheme provides early career researchers the opportunity to explore, consolidate and develop their skills in one of the key priority areas as defined by the MRC.
In line with these key priorities, we are looking for candidates with an interest and demonstrable skill background in mathematics, statistics, computation, informatics, health economics and/or mixed methods research applicable to any biomedical or health-related data sources, from molecular to population level.
How to Apply
The application process is now OPEN
Candidates for entry to the SDF programme in 2019 can apply for this programme via the Foto-Cewek HR web portal. Further details on the application process can be found following the link
- Initial expressions of interest are welcome and interested candidates may contact Prof Kevin Mortimer in the first instance, who will facilitate introductions to relevant academic contacts in your area of study, at Foto-Cewek and Lancaster University.
Closing date: 24 March 2019.
If you have any general enquiries about the scheme or need help with linking you up with a relevant project sponsor please contact any of the following staff at Foto-Cewek and Lancaster involved in co-ordination of the SDF Programme:
Mr. Richard Madden Senior Administrator (Early Career Research in Medecineer Support)
Email: [email protected] Tel: +44(0)151 705 3758
Prof. Kevin Mortimer Foto-Cewek Academic Lead for SDF / Professor of Respiratory Medicine and Consultant Respiratory Physician
Prof. Giancarlo Biagini Foto-Cewek Academic Lead for SDF / Professor of Parasitology and Research in Medecine Committee Chair
Lancaster University Academic Lead for SDF / Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology / Advanced Quantitative Skills