The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity 2021/22

The Brilliant Club is a university access charity. They work closely with PhD and post-doctoral researchers, training them as university access professionals and placing them as tutors in schools. Here they deliver academically rigorous programmes to small groups of high potential pupils from low HE-participation backgrounds. The charity works in partnership with universities and schools … Continue reading The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity 2021/22

UKRI Policy Internships

The UKRI Policy Internships Scheme for 2020/21 is now open and the closing date for applications is 4pm on Monday 4 October 2021. The scheme provides the opportunity for doctoral students funded by the Research Councils of UKRI to work for three months in one of a selected group of highly influential policy organisations. Full details … Continue reading UKRI Policy Internships

AHRC/Zinc Research and Development Fellowship Opportunity

We have been asked by Dr Rachel Middlemass to advertise a 12-month AHRC/Zinc Research & Development Fellowship for an early career researcher within their team at Zinc. Applicants can have a background in any AHRC discipline but should have a strong interest in Zinc’s current mission focus on improving mental health for children and young … Continue reading AHRC/Zinc Research and Development Fellowship Opportunity

How to apply and get the most from a POST Fellowship

Innovation to Impact: How to apply and get the most from a Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) Fellowship Join us on Monday 19 July, 1-2.30pm to hear from Professor Tony Heron, Politics and Dr Kathryn Wright, Law, to hear about their experiences applying to and working as a POST Fellow. POST Fellowships offer a once … Continue reading How to apply and get the most from a POST Fellowship

Nominate yourself and others for a GSA Award

The GSA Awards are your chance to celebrate some of the most amazing people you know and how they’ve contributed to the postgraduate student community.  There are a number of different awards and trophies on offer, including:  Academic Representative of the Year Award Most Active Network Leader(s) of the Year Award Part-Time Officer of the … Continue reading Nominate yourself and others for a GSA Award

Postgraduate diversity content internships

There is an exciting opportunity for five Student Ambassadors/current students to join the Postgraduate Student Recruitment Team, working alongside Marketing Content teams, to help with the creation of digital content for the University Postgraduate Virtual Open Days in 2021 and our Student Voices platform. We are looking for vlog content producers who can reflect the diversity of our … Continue reading Postgraduate diversity content internships

Black In Academia: The Careers Seminar Series

Leading Routes is a pioneering initiative that aims to prepare the next generation of Black academics. They are running a series of four seminars between 19 May and 14 July for Black PhDs and early career academics, covering publishing, jobs, and grant writing. Getting Published: A roadmap to journals & academic book publishingWednesday 19 May1pm … Continue reading Black In Academia: The Careers Seminar Series

GSA Leadership Elections: nominate yourself or refer a friend

The GSA Leadership Elections is your opportunity to run for a leadership position at the GSA and create positive change for postgraduate students at the University of York. Is there something you want changed? Or something that you think you would have done differently, if you were in charge? It can be about your studies, … Continue reading GSA Leadership Elections: nominate yourself or refer a friend

L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Rising Talent Programme

The 2021 L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Rising Talent Programme is open for applications. They will be awarding five outstanding female early-career scientists a bursary of £15,000. The five awards will be dedicated to research in the fields of Physical Science; Engineering; Mathematics and Computing; Life Science; Sustainable Development. The awards have … Continue reading L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science UK & Ireland Rising Talent Programme

The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity

The Brilliant Club offers an opportunity for PhD researchers to have a sustained and meaningful impact on school pupils who have been unfairly disadvantaged by the Covid-19 pandemic.  The Brilliant Club works with PhD students and PhD graduates specifically, and are currently recruiting tutors to start work from April onwards to work on their curriculum focused Brilliant Tutoring Programme, … Continue reading The Brilliant Club PhD researcher opportunity