ORGANISATION NAMEUniversität Erfurt
RESEARCH FIELDHumanitiesSocial sciences
The University of Erfurt is a reform university with a strong profile in the humanities and social sciences. Junior researchers benefit here, on a campus nearby the Old Town of Erfurt, from innovative mentoring schemes and excellent research infrastructures.
The University of Erfurt advertises up to 12 full scholarships for doctoral candidates that shall start on 1 January 2020. All scholarships will be awarded to candidates with excellent research projects. As a rule, doctoral candidates have to become members of a graduate college relating to the “Erfurt Doctoral and post-Doctoral Programme” (EPPP) and participate in the graduate college’s coordinated doctoral programme.’ The scholarships can also be awarded for cooperative doctorates.
Scholarships are awarded for three years and can be extended for another year upon request. The advertised doctoral scholarships include a stipend of €1.400 per month with an extra family-allowance (€300 for one/the first child plus €150 for any further child).
Beyond financial support, the University of Erfurt offers its scholarship holders the following benefits:
- a workspace (depending on capacity)
- a qualification programme to promote interdisciplinary academic expertise, which involves free participation in workshops
- a platform for communicating your own research to the general public (Science Fair, Science Slam, ...)
For more information please read the announcement on the website: https://www.uni-erfurt.de/index.php?id=46406&L=1
The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.