英国杜伦大学招收访问学者，需要申请者准备访问学者申请信、个人简历、两封推荐信和一份研究计划等访问学者申请材料。杜伦大学（Durham University）始建于1832年，英国最古老的大学之一，罗素大学集团成员。学校分为2个校区，即杜伦市校区和女王校区。杜伦大学是一所学院制大学 （英国仅存的其他两所学院制大学为牛津大学和剑桥大学），共分为16所学院。
Recruitment for the 2019/20 Fellowship is now open. Closing date is Friday 08 June 2018.
The Institute of Advanced Study is one of Durham University’s flagship interdisciplinary research institutes. The Institute aims to build research capacity, realise potential, and meet the challenges of a changing world by bringing together world leading scholars and practitioners from all disciplines to work with Durham colleagues on collaborative projects of major intellectual, scientific, political and practical significance.
Up to 20, three-month fellowships are available (October-December and January-March) each year. Applicants may be from any academic discipline or professional background involving research, and they may come from anywhere in the world (though preference is given to International applicants). IAS Fellowships include an honorarium, funds for travel, accommodation, and costs associated with replacement teaching or loss of salary (where appropriate).
Durham offers Fellows time and freedom to think, away from the demands of their everyday professional lives. By recruiting Fellows from all around the world, the IAS also fosters an exciting intellectual environment in which thinkers from diverse cultural and disciplinary backgrounds can exchange ideas. Fellows will engage and forge strong links with at least one department at Durham, and are given the opportunity to deliver papers in many different settings.
1.Applicants of any nationality are eligible to apply (though preference will be given to International applicants);
2.Applicants from any discipline are eligible to apply;
3.Applicants may come from an academic or non-academic background (e.g. public intellectuals, artists, writers, film makers, journalists, policy makers, politicians);
4.Applications should be from researchers or non-academics who have a well-established or strongly emerging international reputation, have made major contributions to their field, and can provide evidence of research leadership and/or public impact. They are expected to have played a significant role in shaping their discipline or field through their outputs, achievements and indicators of esteem;
5.Applicants must submit a complete application as described in the Application Procedures. Incomplete and late applications will not be accepted or considered;
6.Applicants must agree to the conditions of the IAS Fellowships as described in the Further Particulars.
The following application materials are required by the deadline 08 June 2018:
1.A letter of application;
2.A Curriculum Vitae/Resume;
4.A Fellowship proposal;