Research Fellowships are awarded to men or women judged to be the most able with an exceptionally strong academic record who have demonstrated outstanding capacity to conduct original and innovative doctoral research in science or the humanities. Those to whom Research Fellowships are awarded are about to complete or have just completed a Ph.D. thesis or the equivalent. The College entertains applications in all academic disciplines.
The competition for 2015 is now closed.
Details of the 2016 competition will be available from 1 September 2015.
There are 31 colleges within the collegiate University of Cambridge. Each college is an independent institution and appoints its own staff.