Pharmacy Research UK and Durham University are jointly funding a Daphne Jackson Fellowship. The Fellowship will be held within the Division of Pharmacy at the School of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health at Durham University.
The Fellowship is intended for a pharmacist, or scientist, wishing to return after a career break to research in medicinal or synthetic chemistry, pharmacy, material science or a related discipline. Applicants should either hold a pharmacy qualification, or their proposed research should fall within Pharmacy Research UK’s research priority areas of medicines optimisation/ pharmaceutical care, accessing medicines in a modern era, the roles and competencies of pharmacy technicians, patient & professional experience & understanding of pharmacy and the contribution of pharmacy to public health. Please see Pharmacy Research UK’s research strategy for more information: http://pharmacyresearchuk.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Pharmacy-Research-UK-Research-Strategy-040613.pdf
To be considered for this opportunity, please complete the CV and personal details information forms which can be accessed through the Daphne Jackson Trust website: http://www.daphnejackson.org/fellowships/How to apply.
Please outline your area of research interest, and if you have been in contact with the Pharmacy Division at Durham University, include the name and contact details of a potential supervisor. Finally, email your submission to the Daphne Jackson Trust office at firstname.lastname@example.org stating clearly Durham University and Pharmacy Research UK Sponsored Fellowship Application.
The applications for this fellowship are now closed and will not be reopened in 2017. For other fellowship opportunities see our awards and bursaries.
Daphne Jackson Fellowships Background
Daphne Jackson Fellowships are unique as they offer STEM professionals wishing to return to a research career after a break of two or more years, the opportunity to balance an individually tailored retraining programme of at least 100 hours retraining per year, with a challenging research project.
Fellowships are part-time over two years and support is offered by the Daphne Jackson Trust’s Fellowship Advisors and administrative staff, coupled with mentoring and retraining provided during the Fellowship, enabling the candidate to successfully return to research.
The Division of Pharmacy at Durham University: https://www.dur.ac.uk/school.health/ug.pharmacy
Pharmacy Research UK website: http://www.pharmacyresearchuk.org/
The Daphne Jackson Trust and the fellowship scheme: http://www.daphnejackson.org/