Expression of interest for the gut-immunology-brain axis (GIBA) network+ leadership team

Closed 14 May 2024

Opened 23 Apr 2024


Thank you for your interest in applying to either lead or be part of the leadership team of a network+ to support an interdisciplinary gut-immunology-brain axis (GIBA) research and innovation community in the UK.


As a member of the network leadership team, you are expected to:

  • submit a network proposal to BBSRC in consultation with the wider GIBA research community
  • take responsibility for setting direction, maintaining focus and momentum of the network
  • have the appropriate (to career stage) leadership and management skills to deliver the network, drive interdisciplinary inclusion and develop others


Outcomes will be communicated to applicants by the end of June 2024.

If you have any questions please contact:


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Please submit your application by 4pm UK time on Tuesday 14 May 2024


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