Research posts

Tate is occasionally able to offer research posts relating to various aspects of its research programme. Often these posts are funded by external grant-giving bodies or are created in partnership with other institutions. Details of these posts and the application process will be provided here.


Tate is delighted to host a growing number of doctoral students engaged in research at Tate.

Research placements

Scholars and postgraduate students seeking a research placement at Tate should download and complete the research placement application form and email it, along with their CV, to

Application are considered by the Head of Research and others. Applicants should receive a decision within six weeks. Applications for a research placement due to start in less than six weeks, or requiring Tate’s support in an application process with less than six weeks before the deadline, will not be considered.