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College Research Associate Competition

The Wolfson College Annual College Research Associate (CRA) competition is now closed. Please check this page next year for updates on the 2024 CRA Competition. 

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Who can apply to be a CRA at Wolfson College?   

Up to 10 positions as Wolfson College Research Associates are usually available each year to those actively engaged in research within the University of Cambridge and its associated institutions.

The College is looking for outstanding, creative researchers in any discipline, particularly those who can develop the research and scope of the Wolfson College Interdisciplinary Research Hubs.

Whether it be practical solutions or visionary ideals, Wolfson is committed to fostering and supporting new concepts and finding innovative solutions to global problems – and that means bringing world-class researchers into our community.

Key dates

Information will be available when the next CRA Competition is live. 

How to apply

Information will be available when the next CRA Competition is live. 

Joining the Wolfson College community

Wolfson is a college that is actively engaged with the world, a quality underlined by the Wolfson College Interdisciplinary Research Hubs, which unite the College community in addressing some of the most urgent issues in the world today.

CRAs join a cohort of dynamic and exciting researchers, among them an active group of exceptional Junior Research Fellows (JRFs),  who not only conduct innovative research and engage directly with 21st century issues, but also support our students, providing them with mentoring and guidance to join the next generation of researchers.