Hector Fellows teach and research at various universities and research institutions in Germany in the fields of the natural and engineering sciences, mathematics, computer science, psychology and medicine.
Who can apply?
Requirements for applicants include the following:
an outstanding academic track record and a very good master's degree
a very good command of English
an innovative project proposal developed by the applicant within the research spectrum of a Hector Fellow
or an application for a vacant position advertised by a Hector Fellow
What form does funding take?
The main scholarship benefits are as follows:
a research associate position for a period of three years with remuneration in accordance with the TV-L 13 salary level (only in German), up to 100%, and based on the funding scale of the German Research Foundation (DFG) (only in German) for doctoral students
an additional research allowance of 9,500 euros per year
interdisciplinary network of world-class researchers
training activities and networking events
When is the closing date for applications?
The closing date for applications is 31 March 2019.
Terms and conditions of application
The terms and conditions of application can be found here:
www.hector-fellow-academy.de > Phd Students