Research Opportunities

Doctoral Fellowships

The Institute operates a fellowship programme for post-graduate students who wish to undertake a full-time doctoral degree in an aspect of British-Irish relations from a social science perspective. This fellowship is advertised whenever feasible. However potentially interested candidates should contact the IBIS manager for further information at any stage, on +353 1 716 8670; e-mail: The application form can be downloaded by clicking here.

Visiting Research Fellowships

The Institute welcomes expressions of interest from individuals wishing to contribute to its aims and research programme through spending time with us as a visiting research fellow. Please contact the IBIS manager on +353 1 716 8670 or by e-mail:

External: NUI Post-Doctoral Fellowships, Government of Ireland Research Scholarships and Fellowships

The Institute may be in a position to offer accommodation and associated privileges to recipients of NUI post-doctoral fellowships and Government of Ireland research scholarships and fellowships in related research areas. For further information on the scholarships and fellowships contact:
Irish Research Council for the Humantities and Social Sciences (IRCHSS)
Tel: +353 1 660 3652 Fax: +353 1 660 3728

NUI Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Registrar, 49 Merrion Square, Dublin 2; tel: +353 1 4392424; fax: +353-1-4392477; email:; website The Institute is happy to talk to recipients of awards regarding potential support; please contact the IBIS manager on +353 1 716 8670; e-mail:

Honorary Associates

The Institute is pleased to host, where possible, Honorary Associates conducting research into related areas of interest.