Institute of Advanced Study
The Institute of Advanced Study is one of Durham University’s flagship interdisciplinary research institutes, providing a central forum for debate and collaboration across the entire disciplinary spectrum.It seeks to catalyse new ideas by bringing together world-leading researchers from all disciplines to work with Durham scholars on collaborative projects of major intellectual, scientific, political and practical significance. Through dialogue and collaboration across disciplinary boundaries, its aim is to foster creative and collaborative interdisciplinary research which sparks new investigations, set tomorrow’s agenda and leaves a legacy of embedded research projects in Durham.
Applications are now invited for Fellowships (October-December 2020 and January-March 2021). Applicants may be from any academic discipline or professional background involving research, and they may come from anywhere in the world. IAS Fellowships include an honorarium, and funds for travel, accommodation, and costs associated with replacement teaching or loss of salary (where appropriate).
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A minimum PhD (completed and awarded) is required at the time of application, and Fellowships are not open to under- or postgraduate students.Informal enquiries with the Directors of the Institute can be made via Linda Crowe, the IAS Manager (Tel: +44 (0) 191 3344686 or email email@example.com). Only full and c/omplete applications will be considered. Closing date for applications is 07 June 2019.