PhD and Early Career Researchers

Opportunities for PhD and ECR's to develop their skills across a range of activities, projects, events and conferences.

Our Fabulous 2016 mentors, Melanie Edgar, Cassie Raby, Simon Tarr, Scott Davidson, Lewis Bartlett and Catie Gutmann Roberts
Our Fabulous 2016 mentors, Melanie Edgar, Cassie Raby, Simon Tarr, Scott Davidson, Lewis Bartlett and Catie Gutmann Roberts

PhD Mentors for the BES Summer School

We’re recruiting for 4 PhD mentors to join us for the 3rd BES Summer School due to take place 17th-21st July 2017, Dale Fort Field Studies Centre.

The school is open to 50 Undergraduates and 10 A-level students from across the UK.

You, along with 6 others will take on the social programme, develop some teaching ideas of your own, assist workshop leaders with delivery in areas of your interest along with providing small group activities for your mentees

We ask all PhD mentors to commit to outdoor first aid training (likely to be at Malham Tarn FSC) and fully paid for by the BES in preparation for the school. A fully enhanced DBS check and a weekend planning trip to coincide with the outdoor first aid training.

Please apply no later than January 31st 2017.

PhD Mentor Application

You can read more about the school itself, previous mentor perspectives and programmes here