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Chancellor’s Fellowship

Highly prestigious 5-year tenure track fellowships focused on cutting edge research, which addresses the challenges faced by developing countries.

Applications for this round of recruitment are now closed.

Thank you to everyone that applied this year. If you would like further details about possible future campaigns please contact the HR Resourcing Team at HR.recruitment@ed.ac.uk or register for job alerts and you will be contacted when opportunities become available.

 

Benefits and working with us

The Chancellor's Fellowships in Global Challenges builds on our outstanding development research and our highly prestigious tenure-track Chancellor's Fellowship programmes. We are now investing in developing a unique cohort of 10 researchers of the highest quality who will focus specifically on addressing the challenges faced by developing countries, but who can come from any discipline and have capacity to work across disciplinary interfaces. 

Based in the heart of one of the world’s finest cities, these prestigious 5-year awards support early career researchers and academic innovators of the highest promise from all countries to develop their careers in a supportive, high quality environment.

 

Information for Candidates

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We are continuing to invest in the future of our academic staff by investing in a further cohort of 10 next generation research innovation leaders of the highest quality. These 5 year Fellowships support early career researchers and academic innovators of the highest promise from all countries to develop their careers in a supportive, high quality environment.

Chancellor's Fellows Profiles

We asked some of our current Chancellor's Fellows to tell us what they thought about the programme. Read about their experiences below.