Royal Society Research Professorship Award 2018
The Royal Society Research Professorships provides long term support for world-class researchers of outstanding achievement and promise. These are the Society’s premier research awards and the aim of this scheme is to release the best leading researchers from teaching and administration allowing them to focus on research. Previous holders of Royal Society Research Professorships include Nobel Laureates and Presidents of the Royal Society. The prestige and duration of these awards mean that vacancies arise infrequently.
The subjects covered in research include any of the natural and applied sciences including medical science, engineering, and interdisciplinary research. One award (Royal Society EP Abraham Research Professorship) will be restricted to research in biological and medical sciences. There will be 5 Royal Society Research Professorships supported through the “Research Talent Fund”
These prestigious awards are designed to enable individuals of proven ability to undertake independent, original research into any of the natural and applied sciences including medical and engineering science. As such the primary considerations in the assessment will be:
Deadline: 11th October 2017
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