12:30 - 16:30

Fellowship Academy basic/discovery science workshop

Core Technology Facility (CTF) Building, 48 Grafton Street, Manchester, M13 9XX

Join The University of Manchester Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health (FBMH) Fellowship Academy for an afternoon workshop on Wednesday 13th February 2019 led by Professor Ian Roberts.

Hear from senior academics, current award holders and funders and get 121 and group advice on specific calls and applications, plus networking.

Calls this workshop will help candidates prepare for:

  • MRC: Career Development Award (April & Sept Deadlines)
  • Wellcome Trust: Sir Henry Wellcome (May & Oct Prelim Deadlines), Sir Henry Dale (Apr, Aug & Nov Prelim Deadlines)
  • BBSRC: Future Leaders, David Phillips (May Deadlines)

The event will run 12:30 to 16:30, with lunch to start and networking to close.

Programme:

12:30pm: Registration, lunch and networking
13:00pm: Basic science fellowships, Professor Ian Roberts
13:10pm: The FBMH Fellowship Academy, Sarah Barton
13:20pm: Funder input TBC, MRC, BBSRC, Wellcome
14:00pm: Funding/application advice workshops 1: BBSRC, MRC, Wellcome, BHF
15:00pm: Refreshments, networking
15:20pm: Funding/application advice workshops 2: BBSRC, MRC, Wellcome, BHF
16:20pm: Wrap up/next steps
16:30pm: Reception (beer and pizza)

Please contact Sarah.barton@Manchester.ac.uk with any questions.