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Hector Fellow Academy
Fully funded PhD positions in natural sciences & engineering – Carry out your own PhD project
Hector Fellow Academy
The Hector Fellow Academy (HFA) is a young science academy offering a platform for interdisciplinary exchange to outstanding researchers.
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Published: 27 days ago
Application deadline: Unspecified
Location: Karlsruhe, Germany
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Fully funded PhD positions in natural sciences & engineering – Carry out your own PhD project

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At the Hector Fellow Academy you get the opportunity to realize a self-developed research project under supervision of a Hector Fellow. The Hector Fellows are a community of outstanding professors from different research institutions across Germany working in STEM-subjects, medicine, and psychology. They were honored by the Hector Foundation for their merit in research and teaching; now they pass on their expertise to prospective young scientists at the Academy.

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?

Our offer

  • Opportunity to realize a self-developed research idea
  • Mentored by an internationally renowned, top-level scientist
  • Funded position (according to TV-L 13, up to 100%, based on the funding rates of the DFG for PhD students)
  • Extensive research funding
  • Membership in an excellent research network
  • Additional management courses, trainings & networking events

Your application

Apply until April 30th, 2018 via our Application Portal. Further information:


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