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Fixed term contracts FAQs

I'm a researcher on a fixed term contract taking time off for maternity. What will happen to my research? Will my contract be extended so that I can finish my research?

Not automatically. Each case is decided on its merits by the head of department. You can also find more information about maternity leave and fixed term contracts in the

Employee Guide to Maternity Leave [PDF 178KB] 
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