Faculty of Medical Sciences

Research Career Development

Research Career Development


The Faculty recruits the most talented researchers and supports their progression to future research leaders.

Our postdoctoral research associates are encouraged to explore the fellowship route to advance their independent scientific careers. The Faculty runs a Research Fellowship Scheme and actively supports the professional development of researchers as they seek external fellowship funding. Our Research Career Development Group are in place to advise and support our early career researchers throughout this process.

As one of only 25 UK universities awarded Wellcome Institutional Strategic Supportwe take pride in investing these funds to support our early career researchers.

Meet some of our research fellows and find out how the Faculty has supported their career development.

Research opportunities in the Faculty are advertised via the University Job Vacancies portal.

For further information please contact fms-ecr@newcastle.ac.uk.