A. G. Leventis African Biodiversity Fellowship Programme 2021/2022


Utility Deadline: October twenty ninth 2021

This new Fellowship programme, launched in September 2021 is run by Professor Milner-Gulland, Tasso Leventis Professor of Biodiversity within the Division of Biology, and her crew within the Interdisciplinary Centre for Conservation Science. It affords NGO, authorities and enterprise workers engaged on biodiversity conservation, in addition to researchers in tutorial establishments, the chance to have interaction with researchers primarily based on the College of Oxford, and to learn from the coaching, assets and alternatives the College has to supply. The scheme affords the possibility to spend as much as three months at Oxford, attending coaching programs, networking and creating collaborations, writing papers, and growing concepts. It additionally affords distant help, coaching plus networking alternatives earlier than and after the time spent inside Oxford. Profitable candidates can spend their Fellowship in any Division of the College so long as their venture is inside the sphere related to conservation.

This system may have three core goals:

  1. To help conservation practitioners contained in the  native and worldwide NGO sectors ,   authorities officers who’re designing along with implementing conservation insurance policies , and  companies growing and even implementing company biodiversity methods   to construct their abilities, capabilities and networks and thereby improve their means to contribute to preservation of their dwelling nation;
  2. To make sure that Oxford’s analysis is knowledgeable by, and significant for, real-world conservation points, and is carried out all through collaboration with in-country end-users;
  3. To construct long-term relationships between Oxford researchers and conservation practitioners, strengthening Oxford’s means to make a real-world distinction.


In case you are a senior member of workers, who would profit from the alternatives supplied by collaborating in our programme and stepping away out of your NGO, authorities,   or enterprise  setting along with commitments for a brief time period, to develop new strategic approaches, write up their solutions, or construct partnerships, then this scheme could also be best for you.

Alternatively, if you’re at a comparatively early stage in your profession, and would benefit from the tutorial prospects supplied by the College relating to Oxford and the ICCS group you’re additionally notably welcome to use. Notably for those who would profit from studying new abilities, analysing and writing up your datasets, and constructing a world community.  

*NB This plan is open to Africian nationals solely 

For Extra Info:

Visit the Official Webpage of the A. G. Leventis African Biodiversity Fellowship Programme

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