Post-doctoral opportunities

The School for Sociology, Politics and International Studies has a successful track record of hosting Postdoctoral Fellows, and Bristol is one of only two UK universities to be internationally commended for its excellence in the postdoctoral experience.

We welcome enquiries from potential applicants to various UK and European Postdoctoral funding schemes, including those listed here:

Benefits of the post-doctoral experience in SPAIS

Information and enquiries

Full details on staff research interests and a list of current and recent post-doctoral fellows in SPAIS (Office document, 33kB) (word).

For more information on applying to do post-doctoral research in SPAIS, please contact:

Dr Eric Herring, Research Director, email:, tel: +44 (0)117 928 8582

School of Sociology, Politics and International Studies
University of Bristol
11 Priory Road
United Kingdom