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Oxford University Gazette, 3 November 2005:
Prizes, Grants, and Funding

VIOLETTE AND SAMUEL GLASSTONE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIPS IN SCIENCE

Applications are invited for the above research fellowships, tenable at the University of Oxford, in the fields of Plant Sciences, Chemistry (Inorganic, Organic or Physical), Engineering, Mathematics (including Computer Science and Statistics), Materials, and Physics.

The fellowships are normally awarded for three years (subject to successful completion of a probationary period) and will be available from 1 October 2006 or as soon as possible thereafter.

There is one fellowship for men and one fellowship for women (supported from the Glasstone Fund for Men and the Glasstone Fund for Women respectively). The salary will be on the RSIA scale (currently £20,044–£30,002). Additional travel and research support grants are available.

Applicants should have submitted for their doctorate by the time of taking up a fellowship (normally 1 October of the year in which the offer is made). There is no age limit but applicants should not normally have had more than five years of postdoctoral research experience.

Application forms and further particulars can be obtained from Mrs Judith Brown, Life and Environmental Divisional Office, 9 Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PD (telephone: Oxford (2)82464, e-mail: judith.brown@admin.ox.ac.uk). Further particulars are also available at http://www.admin.ox.ac.uk/fp/.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday, 5 December.

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