Resources

Here you can find various applications, both successful and unsuccessful as well as my current CV and other possibly useful things.

Current CV

Full CV on the Overleaf platform. You can also access the LaTeX code.

Small Funding Pots

ESEB Progress Meeting in Evolutionary Biology application - unsuccessful, second choice however - 2023.

Fish Society of the British Isles, Small Research Grant form, budget, CV - pending - 2023.

NEOF Early Career Researcher Pilot Project Proposal application - made jointly with Dr. Katie Reilly - successful - 2022.

NERC Discipline Hopping Small Grants application and project summary - made jointly with Dr. Katie Reilly - successful - 2022.

NEOF Early Career Researcher Pilot Project Proposal application - made jointly with Dr. Kamil Jaron - successful - 2021.

Early Career Fellowships

L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science UK application form, candidate statement, research proposal - pending - 2023.

NERC Independent Fellowship full application - pending - 2023.

EMBO Postdoctoral Fellowship application - made it to final short list (interview)- unsuccessful - 2021.

Leverhulme Early Career Researcher Fellowship application - made it to final shortlist - unsuccessful - 2021.

Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 Research Fellowship application - unsuccessful - 2021.

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Independent Fellowship application and feedback - unsuccessful - scored 93.4% funding cut-off was 94.4% - 2020.

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Independent Fellowship application and feedback - unsuccessful but made the reserve list - scored 92.2% funding cut-off was 92.6% - 2019.

Job Applications

University of Aberdeen, Interdisciplinary Fellowship cover letter, CV - unsuccessful - 2022.

University of Leicester, Postdoc in Bumblebee Epignetics cover letter, CV, interview presentation - successful - 2021.

Postdoc in insect epigenetics and pesticide exposure cover letter - not applied for in the end - 2019.

University of Edinburgh, Postdoc in Insect Epigenetics and Reproduction cover letter, CV and interview presentation - successful - 2019.

University of Leicester, International Foundation Year Biology Tutor application and CV - successful - 2017.

Training and Travel Grants

The Genetics Society Training Grant application - successful - 2020.

The Genetics Society Junior Scientist Conference Grant application - successful - 2018.

British Ecological Society Conference Grant application - not applied for in the end - 2017.

Competitive Training Courses

Programming for Evolutionary Biology application and stipend application - both successful - 2016.

British Ecological Society Public Engagement Course application - successful - 2016.

Bioinformatics for Adaptation Genomics, Winter School application - unsuccessful - 2015.

Molecular Diagnostics For Species Identification And Evolutionary Analysis application - unsuccessful - 2015.

PhD Applications

Central England NERC Training Alliance cover letter - successful - 2015.

I also applied for MANY other PhDs both before and after my masters degree, which apparently the old me has deleted. The cover letters were all similar to the one above though.

Conference Sponsorship

CENTA conference sponsorship application - successful - 2018.

Conference sponsorship letter example, sent to many companies and societies - some successful and some not - 2016.

Other

Fellowship to the Higher Education Academy application - successful - 2019.

British Ecological Society Public Engagement Working Group Student Representative cover letter and CV - unsuccessful - 2016(?).

University of Birmingham Masters Degree cover letter - successful - 2013.