Vacancies in the Astro Group


We welcome applications for senior fellowship schemes such as the STFC Ernest Rutherford Fellowship, Royal Society University Research Fellowship or ERC starter/consolidator grants. If you are interested in applying for these to be hosted at Leeds please contact Stuart Lumsden ( in the first instance. To be considered properly for the STFC or Royal Society schemes this must be before Tuesday 31st July 2018 as an internal sifting process will be applied. For any other scheme, including the ERC ones, a notice of intent is required at least 8 weeks before the scheme deadline.

PhD Positions

The astrophysics group welcomes applications for PhD study. See here for a full list of PhD projects in the School of Physics and Astronomy. Applicants are encouraged to contact potential supervisors by email before applying.