49 min

Grants and Grant Funding Advice For ECRs - The Making of Professor Giovanni Mann Making A Scientist

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How do you get that very first grant as an early career researcher? What goes on behind the scenes from the perspective of grant writing?

This week, my guest is Professor Giovanni Mann who is a Professor of Vascular Physiology at King’s College London. Giovanni has served as President of multiple learned societies and has been on the panels for many esteemed funding bodies including the British Heart Foundation.

In this episode, hear Giovanni’s advice about grants and grant funding for early career researchers. We also discuss Giovanni’s path through the American university system where he initially studied zoology, before he moved to the UK to pursue doctoral and postdoctoral studies in Physiology before becoming a Professor. There are a lot of brilliant nuggets of advice dotted throughout this interview, so keep your ears peeled!

How do you get that very first grant as an early career researcher? What goes on behind the scenes from the perspective of grant writing?

This week, my guest is Professor Giovanni Mann who is a Professor of Vascular Physiology at King’s College London. Giovanni has served as President of multiple learned societies and has been on the panels for many esteemed funding bodies including the British Heart Foundation.

In this episode, hear Giovanni’s advice about grants and grant funding for early career researchers. We also discuss Giovanni’s path through the American university system where he initially studied zoology, before he moved to the UK to pursue doctoral and postdoctoral studies in Physiology before becoming a Professor. There are a lot of brilliant nuggets of advice dotted throughout this interview, so keep your ears peeled!

49 min

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