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Course Details

If you are considering applying for a personal fellowship such as the Royal Society University Research Fellowship, this seminar is for you. Professor Chris Grovenor, Head of Department of Materials, will offer advice on what it takes to prepare and write a successful application.

While prestigious, the fellowships offered by the Royal Society and the funding agencies (e.g. EPSRC or the Royal Academy of Engineering) are very competitive and careful perparation of an application is essential. Dr Kyriakos Porfyrakis, St Anne’s College Research Fellow, will offer a personal perspective on having a fellowship.

This seminar is informal, with plenty of opportunities to ask questions.

Intended for

Postdoctoral researchers, contract research staff, and newly-appointed academic

Number of Places

30

Speaker(s)

Professor Chris Grovenor, Head of Department of Materials

Dr Kyriakos Porfyrakis, Head of Laboratory for Carbon Nanomaterials and St Anne’s College Research Fellow

Dr Barbara Gabrys, MPLS Divisional Academic Advsior

Date/Time

The course dates for the academic year 2014-2015 will be announced in 2015.

Venue

Wolfson Committee Room, Engineering Technology Building, Department of Materials