Hector Fellow Academy (APPLY)

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Hector Fellow Academy (APPLY)

Deadline: April 30 2017

 

At the Hector Fellow Academy ambitious young scientists get the opportunity to realize a self-developed research project under the supervision of a Hector Fellow.

 

The Hector Fellow Academy funds several PhD positions for national and international Master graduates each year. The core of each application is the submission of an innovative and self-developed research proposal. The applicants will spend three years working on it at the home university of their supervising Hector Fellow.

 

The Hector Fellows are a community of outstanding professors from different research institutions across Germany. They have been recognized by the Hector Foundation for their merit in research and teaching within natural sciences, informatics, mathematics, medicine, psychology and engineering. At the Academy they pass on their expertise to prospective young scientists.
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  1. Your profile
    You are enthusiastic about developing and investigating an innovative research idea within the discipline of one of the Hector Fellows? You have a master’s degree in a scientific or engineering subject with excellent grades? You stand out from your peers due to your strong commitment and independent work? You are team oriented and communicative? You are willing to change your place of residence to the location of the university of the supervising Hector Fellow?

Our offer
Our PhD students are employed as full-time research assistants at the university of the corresponding Hector Fellow for a period of three years. The salary is determined by the institute’s guidelines (according to the general pay scale of German universities approx. 47,000 EUR gross income per year). In addition, Hector Fellow PhD students receive grants for research expenses (15,000 EUR per year) and are given the opportunity to gain interdisciplinary expertise and relevant soft skills by participating in selected training activities.

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Your application
Apply with your innovative, high-quality research proposal via our Application Portal.
Current application period: January 1st – April 30th, 2017
Further information regarding the application process and the Hector Fellow Academy is available at www.hector-fellow-academy.de/en/phd-students

 

 


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Kunlere Idowu

Kunlere is an environment and sustainable development strategist with years of active experience in environmental compliance monitoring and enforcement. You may follow him on Twitter via @kunlere_idowu

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