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Fully-funded PhD positions for self-developed research idea

The Hector Fellow Academy promotes outstanding young scientists from all over the world with fully-funded PhD positions. Master graduates can apply until April 30, 2018 with an innovative, self-developed scientific issue in the research field of one of the Hector Fellows.


“Research in Germany” portal

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

A platform of information whose key objective is to provide an overview of the research landscape and funding opportunities in Germany.


Fabian Heuel & C. Schoch

Tower over others? Easy for giraffes and also for the members of GIRAF, an association of PhD candidates and young PhDs in the human and social sciences that formed their network in 2002 known as Groupe Interdisciplinaire de Recherche Allemagne France (Interdisciplinary Group of Research in Germany and France).


Fabian Heuel & C. Schoch

Meeting the challenges of the future – that is the mission of Forschungszentrum Jülich (FZ Jülich), one of the largest centers for basic and applied research in Germany, located near Aachen.

The German Research Foundation - DFG

Clarisse Faria-Fortecoëf

The DFG is the central, public funding organisation that promotes research at universities as well as non-university research institutions or scientific associations in Germany.