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Meet our Fellows!

We thought you'd like to know more about our Fellows and the research and retraining they are undertaking as part of their Daphne Jackson Fellowship, so we have developed a new area of our website called 'Meet our Fellows'. Here you will discover exactly who is returning to research with a Daphne Jackson Fellowship, and what the Fellowship means to them.

Visit the 'Meet our Fellows' page and click on a subject to find out who is returning to one of nine different STEM disciplines.

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Medical Research Scotland sponsors Daphne Jackson Fellows returning to biomedical research

Medical Research Scotland (MRS) is committed to supporting individuals wishing to return to biomedical research in Scotland and we are delighted that MRS will be sponsoring up to three Daphne Jackson Fellows each year on an ongoing basis. 

Three MRS sponsored Fellows will begin their return to research in Scotland this autumn. Read on to find out more.

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What we do

The aims of the Daphne Jackson Trust are:

• to enable women and men to return to research with confidence after a career break
• to maintain a talented STEM workforce by offering flexible fellowships
• to support equality and diversity in the workplace
• to develop partnerships that extend the reach and increase the impact of the work of the Trust