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MRC Skills Development Fellowships

last modified Nov 21, 2016 04:55 PM

MRC 'Skills Development Fellowships' are aimed at postdoctoral researchers at any career stage:

  • to develop new skills in mathematics/statistics/computation/informatics applicable to any biomedical or health-related data sources (for biomedical/healthcare researchers)
  • to apply quantitative methods to biomedical and/or health research across MRC’s remit, including the development of novel methods (for quantitative researchers)

Fellowships cover personal salaries for 3 years with additional support for skills training, consumables, travel and capital equipment appropriate for the research project. Research staff fees are not included.

This call opens on Thursday 5 May with application deadline on Thursday 16 June 2016

If you are interested, please contact Dr Paul Bertone or Dr Sabine Dietmann. ( or

More information about the fellowships and application instructions can be found here: