How to apply

Application and Selection Process

  • If you are interested in taking part in this programme, you need to send an Expression of Interest Form to your institutional contact by February 4th 2013. The form is available to download from the right hand column of this page. Please ensure you download the appropriate form depending on whether you are applying from Japan or the UK.
  • Each institution will eventually nominate 5 possible participants to the Researcher School selection panel – your institutional contact will be able to explain to you what their process will be for choosing the 5.
  • If you are chosen as one of the nominations, you will need to fill in an application form which can be obtained from your institutional contact. This needs to be submitted to them by March 1st.
  • A selection panel will meet to make final decisions on who to accept on the programme – there will be two participants per institution. Institutions will be notified of the outcome of this process by March 22nd.

Table of institutional contacts for informal enquiries and for expressions of interest:

Institution Name of Contact Contact Details
University of Bristol Dr Alison Leggett
Newcastle University Dr Robin Humphrey
UCL (University College London) Miss Daniela Bultoc
University of Leeds Dr Andrew Hirst
University of Liverpool Dr Richard Hinchcliffe
University of Southampton Dr Julie Reeves