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Ernest Rutherford Fellowship application limits

The table below list the departments who are eligible to host an Ernest Rutherford Fellowship. You are advised to contact your proposed host department as early as possible and certainly well ahead of the deadline for submission of applications 21 September 2017. Please refer to the Ernest Rutherford Fellowship application guidelines for further details.

Candidates should not be put under any pressure to accept an offer to be hosted before the 24 August 2017.

Research organisation Department 2017/18 limit
Aberystwyth Inst of Mathematical and Physical Sci 2
Armagh Astronomy 1
Bath Department of Physics 1
Birkbeck Earth & Planetary Sciences 1
Birmingham School of Physics and Astronomy 4
Brighton Computing, Engineering & Maths 1
Bristol Earth 1
Bristol School of Physics 2
Cambridge DAMTP 4
Cambridge Institute of Astronomy 4
Cambridge Department of Physics 3
Cardiff School of Physics and Astronomy 2
Central Lancashire Jeremiah Horrocks Inst Astrophy Supercom 2
City Centre for Mathematical Science 1
Dundee Department of Mathematics 1
Durham Department of Mathematical Science 2
Durham Department of Physics 6
East Anglia Faculty of Science 1
Edinburgh (incl ATC) School of Physics and Astronomy 6
Exeter Physics & Astronomy 2
Glasgow School of Physics and Astronomy 5
Heriot-Watt School of Engineering and Phys. Sci 1
Heriot-Watt School of Maths & Comp Science 1
Hertfordshire Science and Technology RI 2
Hull E.A.Milne Centre for Astrophysics 1
Imperial Department of Earth Science & Engineering 2
Imperial Department of Electrical & Electronic Eng 1
Imperial Department of Physics 8
Keele EPSAM 1
Kent School of Physical Sciences 1
Kings College Department of Maths 1
Kings College Department of Physics 2
Lancaster The Cockcroft Institute 3
Lancaster Physics 2
Leeds Department of Applied Maths 1
Leeds School of Chemistry 1
Leeds School of Physics & Astronomy 1
Leicester Physics and Astronomy 6
Liverpool Mathematical Science 2
Liverpool Department of Physics 4
Liverpool John Moores Astrophysics Research Institute 3
Manchester School of Earth, Atmospheric & Environmental Sc 1
Manchester School of Physics & Astronomy 7
Natural History Museum Earth Science Department 1
Newcastle Mathematics & Statistics 1
Northumbria Mathematics, Physics & Electrical Eng 1
Nottingham School of Mathematical Science 1
Nottingham School of Physics & Astronomy 2
Open Department of Physical Sciences 3
Oxford Department of Earth Sciences 1
Oxford Department of Physics 11
Plymouth Computing and Maths 1
Portsmouth Inst. Cosmology and Gravitation 2
Queen Mary School of Physics and Astronomy 4
Queens Belfast School of Mathematics and Physics 2
Reading Meteorology 1
Royal Holloway Department of Physics 2
Sheffield Automatic Control & Systems Eng. 1
Sheffield School of Mathematics & Statistics 1
Sheffield Department of Physics & Astronomy 3
Southampton Mathematical Sciences 1
Southampton Physics & Astronomy 3
St Andrews Mathematics & Statistics 1
St Andrews Physics & Astronomy 2
STFC Particle Physics Department 3
Strathclyde Physics 1
Surrey Mathematics 1
Surrey Nuclear & Radiation Physics 2
Sussex Department of Physics & Astronomy 3
Swansea Physical Sciences 2
UCL Earth Sciences 1
UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory 4
UCL Physics & Astronomy 4
Warwick Physics 3
West of Scotland Engineering and Science 1
York Department of Physics 2


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