Call for Applications: Newcastle University Academic Track Fellowships


Deadline: 6 March 2020


Our NUAcT (Newcastle University Academic Track) Fellowship scheme offers the time and freedom for early career researchers in any discipline aligned to our research portfolio to turn their research ideas into an exciting research programme that will propel them into a successful academic career. This round we are also welcoming applications from clinicians - click here for further details.

Our world-leading research centres and institutes offer outstanding research facilities and a wealth of exciting opportunities to develop new ideas and projects.

By appointing 100 NUAcT Fellows over five years, we aim to build a diverse multidisciplinary network that fosters creativity and collaboration, and that help us to address distinctive future-facing research missions

Candidate briefing pack

Use the panels below to download a full candidate briefing pack containing instructions on what you need to include in your application and to download a summary cover sheet template.

Applications must include all of the documents listed in the briefing pack and must be submitted via Newcastle University’s online recruitment portal (search NUAcT). 


This year's closing date is 6 March 2020. We sometimes also offer targeted fellowships in specific areas which can be advertised at any point in the year. If you would like to keep up to date with what positions are currently being advertised please join our mailing list.

The NUAcT interviews will take place on the following dates: 5th, 7th, 11th, 20th and 21st May and 2nd, 3rd and 4th June.

Please note that occasionally we will have to change interview dates, but they will be held within this time period.

Application link and website is HERE