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    We are a vibrant and ambitious College, committed to the highest standards of education for young women of all backgrounds. For staff, Murray Edwards is a friendly, modern college and offers a wide range of benefits and a pleasant working environment. We hold in high esteem the qualities in our staff of respect, courtesy, courage, collaboration and good-humoured communication. Staff, and Fellows employed by the College, are offered a range of benefits which include:

    • 25 days annual leave plus public holidays
    • contributory pension scheme
    • death in service benefit
    • discretionary annual bonus scheme
    • subsidised gym facilities
    • cycle scheme
    • on-site parking
    • lunch, provided every day that the kitchens are open.

    Murray Edwards College is an equal opportunities employer and abides by the privacy rules as set out in the Data Protection Act 1998 and subsequent General Data Protection Regulation. Please click to view a copy of the College's Privacy Statement for Job Applicants.

     

    Applications

    Unless otherwise specified in the advert, all applications should be completed and sent to the HR Manager by email: hr@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk or by post to HR Manager, Murray Edwards College, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge CB3 ODF. Applications should be accompanied by a brief covering letter and a completed media and equal opportunities form, unless otherwise stated.  An Application form can be downloaded here.
     
     

    Current vacancies

    Henslow Fellowship: Stipendiary Early Career Research Fellowship in Science

    Applications are invited for a stipendiary Early Career Research Fellowship in the fields of Natural Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science and Clinical Sciences, which will normally be tenable for three years from 1 October 2021.  This post is a Henslow Fellowship, supported by the Cambridge Philosophical Society.  

    The Fellowships are open to graduates, men or women, of any University, with no age limit, but will normally be awarded to candidates who have recently completed their PhD or are close to completion.  The function of these Fellowships is as initial (normally) post-doctoral positions appropriate to the start of an academic career.

    The current pensionable stipend for a Stipendiary Research Fellow in the first year is £20,582 increasing to £23,418 in the third year; this is eligible for the University cost of living increase.

    Stipendiary Research Fellows will be offered single accommodation in College, for which a service charge is payable.

    Application letters including a curriculum vitae and statement of research should reach the College Administrator at Murray Edwards (Ms Sarah Greaves – sarah.greaves@murrayedewards.cam.ac.uk) by noon on Monday 23 November 2020; candidates should also arrange for two confidential references to reach the College Administrator by the same date.  Informal enquiries can be made to the Senior Tutor of Murray Edwards (Dr Michele Gemelos – senior.tutor@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk).

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    Isaac Newton/Murray Edwards College: Non-Stipendiary Early Career Research Fellowship in STEM subjects

    Isaac Newton TrustApplications are invited for a non-stipendiary Early Career Research Fellowship across all STEM subjects, which will normally be tenable for three years from 1 October 2021.  This post is supported by the Isaac Newton Trust.  

    Applications are welcome from individuals who has already secured funding from any source to work on a post-doctoral project within STEM at Cambridge University, or who are currently under consideration for such funding and expect to hear the outcome shortly.

    Application letters including a curriculum vitae and statement of research should reach the College Administrator at Murray Edwards (Ms Sarah Greaves – sarah.greaves@murrayedewards.cam.ac.uk) by noon on Monday 9 November 2020; candidates should also arrange for two confidential references to reach the College Administrator by the same date.  Informal enquiries can be made to the Senior Tutor of Murray Edwards (Dr Michele Gemelos – senior.tutor@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk).

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