If interested in any of the following opportunities, please contact me in advance of the corresponding deadline so that, if appropriate, I might be able to fully support you in the preparation of your application. I have first-hand (positive) experience with a number of these funding schemes.

For applicants of any nationality, with or without previous UK residency status

For applicants already based in the UK (or with a UK degree)

For applicants not based in the UK

For applicants seeking to return from an academic career break or in need of flexible working pattern due to parental and/or caring responsibilities

For applicants interested in conducting research at the interface with other disciplines (especially mathematical sciences), or, more generally, ‘willing to engage in a dialogue on relevant social, cultural, political or economic issues across the frontiers of their particular discipline’

For applicants interested in establishing research leadership at the School of Physics and Astronomy of the University of Edinburgh, several opportunities (e.g., ERC Starting Grant, UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship, Royal Society University Research Fellowship, STFC Rutherford Fellowship) and the relevant internal regulations are described here.