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TU Braunschweig Agnes-Pockels-Fellowships

Call for Applications

Technische Universität Braunschweig is the oldest among the TU9 universities in Germany and located in one of the most research-intensive areas in Europe. Automotive technologies from light weight vehicles to autonomous driving, quiet, low-emission aircraft, active agents for combating infectious diseases, personalised medications, metrology for nanotechnology, or strategies for the city of the future: by focussing our research activities in these areas, we are able to make significant contributions to the great challenges society is facing today. To reach this goal, we cooperate closely with internationally renowned research facilities in Braunschweig such as the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, The National Metrology Institute of Germany (PTB), German Aerospace Centre (DRL), and the Fraunhofer Institutes among others.

Junior researchers are major contributors to the research efforts and scientific excellence of our universities. With its Agnes-Pockels-Fellowship TU Braunschweig supports research activities of scientists in the early stage of their career with up to 120.000 / 3 years.

The call addresses outstanding scientists up to eight years after their doctorate who have succeeded in one of the following highly competitive programmes at the time of their application:

Emmy Noether Programme (DFG), Starting und Consolidator Grant of the European Research Council (ERC), Heisenberg-Programme (DFG), Sofia Kovalevskaya Award Winners (Alexander von Humboldt Foundation), BMBF Junior Research Groups, Max Eder Young Investigator Groups (Deutsche Krebs - hilfe), Liebig Fellowship (Fonds der Chemischen Industrie), Helmholtz-Young Investigator Groups (the Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups must be located at TU Braunschweig)

Applications of candidates holding other awards are also welcome and will be assessed on a case by case basis. Applications are welcome at any time.

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Erschienen in Forschung & Lehre vom 01.09.2017
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