School of Psychology


The School of Psychology welcomes enquiries and applications from those interested to pursue personal fellowships. The School has substantial experience in supporting Research Fellows through their early careers and beyond. Fellowships enable post-doctoral researchers to pursue independent research, and are an ideal early step for those who are keen to develop a research career. The School provides an exciting and dynamic research environment for Fellows. For further information on research within the School please visit our research groups section.

Dr Neil Roach is the School’s dedicated Fellowship Officer who can assist with queries and support fellowship applications. Please contact Neil at the earliest stage in the development of your fellowship application so you receive the best possible guidance and support. Neil has a huge amount of experience with fellowship applications and has been very successful in obtaining Fellowships himself. Neil can be contacted via email ( or telephone (0115 95 15286).

The University has a range of its own fellowship schemes to support early career researchers including the Anne McLaren Fellowships and the Nottingham Research Fellowships. Links to externally funded fellowships can be found on the University’s fellowship page in addition to those highlighted below.



Join our future research leaders

Nottingham Research and Anne McLaren Fellowships 2024

Expressions are now open for the Nottingham Research and Anne McLaren Fellowships 2024. The Anne McLaren Fellowships are targeted at women in STEM subjects, the NRF is available across all schools in the University.  The aim is to recruit high quality researchers who will be our research leaders of the future and will make an active contribution to delivering our ambitious research vision. The deadline for Expression of Interest (EOI) submission is 6th October 2023.  

These highly prestigious fellowships, funded through the University of Nottingham Research Strategy, offer:

  • 3 years’ salary costs (£43,155 to £54,421 per annum)
  • Up to £25k per annum research expenses
  • Up to £5k per annum taxable childcare costs
  • Link to permanent academic appointment (subject to performance and the right to work in the UK)

School of Psychology welcomes applications from exceptional early career researchers in any area of psychology that complements or extends our existing research strengths.

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School of Psychology

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