Category Archives: Fellowships

Policy Fellowship by Chris Carr

This week I spent three days in Cambridge as part of a policy fellowship at the Centre for Science and Policy (CSaP). I also spent three days there at the end of October, promised to write a blog, came home with a head … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

Elizabeth Surkovic: Policy Fellow Case Study

Deputy Director, Science in Government, Government Office for Science Below, Elizabeth describes her experience on the CSaP Policy Fellowships Programme: In brief the Fellowship is exhilarating and exhausting, both mentally and physically – and I cannot recommend it more highly. … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

Graeme Reid: Policy Fellow Case Study

Dr Graeme Reid, Head of Research Funding, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) During the last decade or so, Government and universities have focused much attention on the relationship between business and academia in the UK. This has paid … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

Claire Craig: Associate Fellow Case Study

Deputy Head, Government Office for Science We all know networks are important in the abstract, but it’s sometimes hard to pin down what makes them work well. The role of the Government Office for Science (GO-Science) is to provide quality … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

Jo Dally: Policy Fellow Case Study

Head, CBRN Security Team, Counter Proliferation Department, Foreign and Commonwealth Office I started my Policy Fellowship at the same time I took up a post where I would be working on issues with which I was relatively unfamiliar: Chemical, Biological, … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

A term in the life of CSaP’s second Visiting Research Fellow – Michael Kenny

The time I recently spent as a Visiting Research Fellow in the stimulating environment nurtured at CSaP enabled me to deepen and revise my thinking about two particular questions that arose from research that I have been conducting into the … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment

Matt Sanders: Policy Fellow Case Study

Special Adviser, Deputy Prime Minister (Education, Culture, Media and Sport, Cabinet Office) Governments and public bodies don’t always come across to those who observe them as nimble organisations – but the everyday reality for ministers and those who advise them … Continue reading

Posted in Case Studies, Fellowships | Leave a comment