The Centre for Energy Ethics and the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of St Andrews invite candidates to apply for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships with our research centre as a base.

The application deadline for the 2022 call for these Fellowships is 14 September 2022. Fellowships will be provided to excellent researchers of any nationality. Applications are made jointly by the researcher and host organisation.

The CEE organises a pre-selection based on expressions of interest. Please send your expression of interest to energyethics@st-andrews.ac.uk. The deadline for submitting expressions of interest is 17 July 2022.

Your expression of interest should contain the following:

  • CV (max 5 pages)
  • A 150-word abstract of the proposed research project
  • A 2-page outline research proposal that includes details on objectives/research questions, methodology, and indication of the proposed project’s contribution to scholarship and society
  • Identification of potential mentor (if not the CEE Director)
  • Indication of interest in applying for the European or Global Postdoctoral Fellowship. Please ensure that you fulfil the conditions of eligibility of the call before sending an expression of interest.

Applicants will be informed of the pre-selection outcome by 1 August 2022.

For further details:

Please see the Guide for Applicants and other documents on the MSCA “How to Apply” page: https://rea.ec.europa.eu/funding-and-grants/horizon-europe-marie-sklodowska-curie-actions/horizon-europe-msca-how-apply_en#postdoctoral-fellowships–call-2022

Please see the UK Research Office’s recent webinars covering eligibility, practical matters, process for submission and evaluation for the MSCA: (https://www.ukro.ac.uk/about-ukro/ukro-event/%7B782f4f00-0bfa-49e9-9317-ef927fb1d90b%7D/6081).

We look forward to hearing from you.