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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge

 

Open Funding Calls

UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE (INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY/ SPECIAL PROCEDURES APPLY)

 The University's Research Strategy Office lists funding for Impact-related activities, available to Cambridge researchers, here. 

 

EPSRC IAA Postdoctoral Placements

  • Funding for EPSRC-funded postdocs to take up short-term placements in industry, public sector or third sector, in order to apply their research knowledge in a different context. Details.
  • Funding covers salary and travel costs for up to three months (full or part time).
  • Applications considered on a rolling basis. Submit application to researchstrategy@admin.cam.ac.uk using the IAA form together with a letter of support from the partner organisation confirming the details of their involvement.

 

*Restricted Call Information for Cambridge Researchers: The University of Cambridge runs an internal selection process for calls where the number of applications per institution is limited. Contact the Initiative Coordinator for further details on this process for any specific call. 

 

EXTERNAL OPPORTUNITIES

The UK Global Food Security programme lists all interdisciplinary research calls relevant to food security here.

In addition, the feed below from Research Professional may show other calls of interest.

 

 

 

 

Global food security is a major research priority for UK and international science.

Cambridge Global Food Security is a virtual centre at the University of Cambridge. We promote an interdisciplinary approach to addressing the challenge of ensuring all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and preferences for an active and healthy life. 

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Upcoming events

Annual PublicHealth@Cambridge Network Showcase 2019: Planetary Health

Nov 15, 2019

David Attenborough Building, Pembroke Street, Cambridge, CB2, UK

The Future of Food

Nov 20, 2019

TownHall Europe, Belgium, Brussels

Matchmaking event on sustainable food packaging

Dec 04, 2019

Lausanne, Switzerland

Algal biotechnology techniques and opportunities for the sustainable bioeconomy 2019

Dec 12, 2019

Algal Innovation Centre (AIC), University of Cambridge, UK

Travel Showcase and Networking Event

Dec 13, 2019

Tom Ap Rees Room and Library, Department of Plant Sciences, Downing Site CB2 3EA

Upcoming events