Work and study with us

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We are seeking to recruit independent research fellows of outstanding quality across all areas of research conducted within our Centre.

Current Vacancies

Joining SMQB as an independent research fellow

If you already hold an independent Research Fellowship and would like to move to Birmingham and further their career with us, please contact Professor John Terry for a confidential discussion in the first instance.

Expert help in developing and preparing your application

There are many competitive funding schemes which support talented researchers. If you would like to be hosted by SMQB we can help you develop and prepare fellowship applications. We have considerable experience supporting successful applications and several of our current researchers hold fellowships. We will mentor excellent candidates through the application process.

If you wish to apply for a fellowship hosted in Birmingham, please contact Dr Debbie Marsden with a brief summary of your planned application. Please contact us several months prior to the deadline of the funding agency. This will allow us time to run internal selection procedure and support you with your application.

PhD studentships

If you are interested in doctoral research, please see our latest adverts on FindaPhD or contact us directly.