Current vacancies at SWC
Please see below for current opportunities to join SWC.
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- Wellcome Sir Henry Dale Fellowships
SWC has opportunities for researchers intending to apply for a Wellcome Sir Henry Dale Fellowship who are seeking a host organisation.
Why choose SWC?
SWC offers an unparalleled research environment including state-of-the-art research laboratories, cutting-edge scientific equipment, technologically-advanced prototyping and fabrication laboratories and custom in-house high-performance computing facilities.
Our highly interdisciplinary experimental research groups are accommodated in a new, purpose-designed, award winning building. Experimental groups benefit from interacting with the Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit located within the Centre, facilitating collaborations in data analysis, computational modelling and theory.
Scientists joining SWC will also benefit from the wider UCL Neuroscience community which brings together over 450 principal investigators offering extensive opportunities for interaction and collaboration.
You will be given significant administrative, technical and scientific support from the SWC professional services team responsible for the delivery of the estates, health and safety, IT, finance, HR, research and student administration functions.
In addition SWC provides scientific support services for its state-of-the-art fabrication laboratories, animal unit and scientific computing facilities, as well as on-site managers responsible for the building, its maintenance, facilities and services.
Applying to be hosted by SWC
Anyone applying for a Wellcome Sir Henry Dale Fellowship and looking to be hosted by SWC should contact either Associate Director, Troy Margrie (email@example.com), or Chief Scientific Officer, Tom Otis (firstname.lastname@example.org) in the first instance.
A CV, one-page research proposal and the names of two referees you are happy for us to contact should be sent to email@example.com at least four weeks before the preliminary Wellcome application deadline.
SWC can only consider requests to host recipients of Wellcome Sir Henry Dale research fellowships; fellowship applications must be submitted through the Wellcome Trust Grant Tracker.
If we agree to act as your host organisation we can provide guidance and support in completing your preliminary application.
August 2018 round
17:00 BST, 06 July 2018 SWC deadline for sponsorship requests 17:00 BST, 07 August 2018 Wellcome preliminary application deadline 17:00 BST, 27 September 2018 SWC deadline for full application for review 17:00 BST, 18 October 2018 Wellcome full application deadline 27 February - 01 March 2019 Wellcome interviews
If you would like to have an informal discussion about the possibility of SWC acting as your host please contact either Associate Director, Troy Margrie (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Chief Scientific Officer, Tom Otis (email@example.com).
Questions regarding how to apply to be hosted by SWC should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have questions about the Sir Henry Dale Fellowship or the Wellcome application process, please contact Wellcome directly: https://wellcome.ac.uk/funding/sir-henry-dale-fellowships.