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STEM Career re-entry funding for early career researchers

29 October 2018, 1:00 pm–4:00 pm

UCL Workshop

Are you thinking of having a career break due to family, health or have someone to care for? Or are currently looking to restart your career after a break? Find out more about funding and contacts when returning to a STEM career after a break.

Event Information

Open to

All

Availability

Yes

Organiser

Amy Webster

Location

June Lloyd Room (PUW4)
UCL GOS Institute of Child Health
30 Guilford Street
London
WC1N 1EH

We will have a panel of experts who will talk about opportunities for funding Fellowships from the Wellcome and Daphne Jackson Trust- who will talk about their career re-entry pathways. There will also be past Fellows you can speak with and network with.

Speakers include:

  • Dr Katie Perry, Chief Executive, Daphne Jackson Trust
  • Dr Helen Marsh, Trust Manager, Daphne Jackson Trust
  • Dr Sharon James, Wellcome Trust
  • Dr Harriet Clarke, Royal Society
  • Dr Jess Buxton, past Wellcome Trust Career Re-entry Fellow
  • Dr Paula Alexander, past Dorothy Hodgkins Fellow

 

We would encourage both early career and PI/group leaders to attend

 

On behalf of the UCL Personalised Medicine Domain Early Careers Network