Call for Applications: Research and Post-Doctoral fellowships at the University of Konstanz

The University of Konstanz’ Zukunftskolleg is calling for scholars to apply by March 15th for either a 2-year Post-Doctoral Fellowship or 5-year Research Fellowship, both starting in the fall of 2013.   The Zukunftskolleg is funded by the German federal and state governments’ “Excellence-Initiative” to promote top-level research and offers up-and-coming scientists and scholars from the humanities, natural and social sciences a creative and inspiring space to pursue their research.

The Zukunftskolleg of the University of Konstanz is offering:

  •  Up to fifteen ZIF Marie Curie 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowships in any discipline represented at the University of Konstanz (Salary Scale 13 TV-L) for researchers in the early stage of their career, so as to enable them to develop and implement individual and independent research projects. Fellowships will begin on September 1, 2013, and end on August 31, 2015. Reference number 2013 /015
  •  Up to seven ZIF Marie Curie 5-year Research Fellowships in any discipline represented at the University of Konstanz (Salary Scale 14 TV-L) for the development and implementation of individual research projects. Fellowships will begin on November 1, 2013, and end on October 31, 2018. Reference number 2013 /014
Eligibility: No citizenship requirements. Candidates must be in possession of a doctoral degree and must not have had their main residence in Germany for more than 12 months during the three years prior to the application deadline of March 15, 2013.

 

Deadline: Applications, supporting materials, and two letters of reference should be submitted in English by March 15, 2013 (17:00:00 GMT + 1:00) using the Online Application Platform: www.zukunftskolleg.uni-konstanz.de/online-application

Details concerning application requirements and information about the Zukunftskolleg are available here.

For more information, contact: Dr. Nani Clow, e-mail: n.clow@uni.kn, Tel.: +49 (0) 7531 /88 – 5678.

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