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The College aims to promote research by providing Research Fellowships for outstanding young academics and by supporting the research work of its Fellows and graduate students. These pages demonstrate the active research environment at St John's and provide more information about the College's Research Fellows and Research Associates.

Research News

A fascinating insight into how World War I affected the lives of people at St John’s College is now available to hear online.The lecture, St. John’s and the First World War: From New Court to France and the wider world, was given by Dr John Slight, a Research Fellow in history at St John’s, at the College’s Donor Day on 18 May. It blends a survey of the British experience of World War I with first-hand accounts and the often tragic personal stories of Johnians who served in the armed forces, or witnessed the effects of the conflict at home.
St John’s College intends to appoint up to six College Research Associates from 1 September 2014.  Please see the vacancy details page for more information about these posts and how to apply. Applications close on Friday 30 May 2014.
The closing date for applications for Research Fellowships for 2014 was 17.00 BST on 1 October 2013.Information for candidates wishing to apply for Research Fellowships in 2015 will be published on this website in 2014.