Funding Opportunity: British Academy

British_Academy_logoMid-Career Fellowships Outline Stage

The British Academy intends, through this scheme of Mid-Career Fellowships, both to support outstanding individual  researchers with excellent research proposals, and to promote public understanding and engagement with humanities and social sciences.

Scheme Opens: 10th August 2016; Deadline for Applicants: 14th September 2016; Deadline for Institutional Approval: 15th September 2016;  Deadline for Referees: 22nd September 2016; Result of Outline Stage Announcement: December 2016

 

 

Research Assessment in the Humanities

Research assessment in the humanities

Colleagues working in humanities, social sciences and law disciplines may be interested in the discussions presented in this new book from Springer Open about pilot projects and other work around research assessment from across Europe, including Switzerland, Norway, Spain, France, Germany and the Netherlands. It is published on an Open Access basis and is freely accessible by following this link.

Funding Opportunity: European Fellowships 2017

The EURIAS Fellowship Programme 2017/2018 Call for Applications is now open. Deadline June 8th, 2016.

The European Institutes for Advanced Study (EURIAS) Fellowship Programme is an international researcher mobility programme offering 10-month residencies in one of the 18 participating Institutes: Aahrus, Amsterdam, Berlin, Bologna, Budapest, Cambridge, Delmenhorst, Edinburgh, Freiburg, Helsinki, Jerusalem, Lyon, Madrid, Marseille, Paris, Uppsala, Vienna, Zürich. The Institutes for Advanced Study support the focused, self-directed work of outstanding researchers. The fellows benefit from the finest intellectual and research conditions and from the stimulating environment of a multi-disciplinary and international community of first-rate scholars.  EURIAS Fellowships are mainly offered in the fields of the humanities and social sciences but may also be granted to scholars in life and exact sciences, provided that their proposed research project does not require laboratory facilities and that it interfaces with humanities and social sciences. The diversity of the 18 participating IAS offers a wide range of possible research contexts in Europe for worldwide scholars. Applicants may select up to three IAS outside their country of nationality or residence as possible host institutions.  Find out more