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Research Fellowships

Find out more about fellowships and funding for the Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies.

IMEMS Durham World Heritage Site Fellowships

For postdoctoral researchers to study Durham’s UNESCO World Heritage Site and its significance in any aspect of its tangible and intangible heritage.
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Slater Fellowship

For senior academics from outside Durham University to work on primary source materials in the Durham collections.
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ZKS Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Supported by the ZKS Foundation and other benefactors for work on Durham Priory Library Recreated.
View of Durham Cathedral across the River Wear

Solway Fellowship

For scholars working on any aspect of the history of Christianity c.300–c.1800.
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Honorary Positions

For those who have made a substantial contribution to research and research-led teaching at Durham under the aegis of IMEMS.
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Durham Residential Research Library Fellowships

To enable and foster research across the three historic collections of Durham.
Bishop Cosin's Library, Palace Green