Proposals will be considered in all research areas active within participating departments at Imperial, and are expected to contribute to the development of Imperial’s Academic Strategy
and cross-cutting sub-themes
. Multi -/ inter- disciplinary projects are welcomed, as are collaborations with The Francis Crick Institute
. In addition, Schmidt Futures will be supporting up to three fellowships based at the I-X Centre for AI in Science
. The key evaluation criterion is excellence. Applicants will need to identify an Imperial academic staff member to act as their sponsor who will provide laboratory space, facilities and mentorship.Applicants will be at the early stages of their research career and are expected to have no more than four years of post-doctoral research experience (extensions will be considered as described above). Applicants will need to identify an Imperial academic staff member to act as their sponsor. Those interested in applying are expected to contact their proposed sponsor and proposed host department as early as possible.