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Embedded research on UK climate resilience

Apply for funding to do an ‘embedded researcher’ project. This is a research placement at a non-academic organisation. You’ll support the sharing of knowledge between academics, decision-makers and practitioners.

You must be a UK-based researcher employed by an eligible research organisation.

Your project must focus on climate resilience in the UK.

ESRC-ADR UK No.10 data science fellowships 2021

Apply for funding to spend a year collaborating with 10 Downing Street’s data science team (10DS) and the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

You will:

  • co-design analytical projects with 10DS and the ONS
  • produce analysis using new and existing datasets that shows the potential of linked data to inform government decision-making.

You must:

  • have a PhD or equivalent experience
  • be a social science-focused researcher based at an eligible UKRI research organisation
  • have relevant quantitative analytical experience.

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