GFZ Postdoctoral Fellowship for International Students in Germany, 2018

Newscholarship program began has actually now begun accepting applications for GFZ PostDoc Fellowship that focus on contributing to the future instructions of GFZ’s research study. The positions are prepared to be filled since November 2018.

TheGFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences is the nationwide research study centre for Earth sciences. Research at the GFZ concentrates on the geosphere within the extremely complicated System Earth with its additional subsystems, its engaging subcycles, and its broad network of cause-and-effect chains. This we do in a close interdisciplinary partnership with the associated clinical disciplines physics, mathematics, chemistry, and biology along with with the engineering sciences disciplines of rock mechanics, engineering hydrology and seismology.


  • ApplicationsDeadline: August31, 2018
  • CourseLevel: Fellowships are offered to pursue Postdoctoral program.
  • StudySubject: GFZ has actually developed a fund to promote the subjects in GFZ’s research study program, the subject development fund (TIF). TIF is planned as a reward for the additional advancement of the program subjects.
  • Nationality: International students are qualified to use for this fellowship.
  • Number of Scholarships: Up to 2 fellowships are offered.
  • Scholarship can be taken in Germany

Eligibilityfor the Scholarship:

EligibleCountries: International students are qualified to use for this fellowship.

EntranceRequirements: Applicants should fulfill the following requirements:

  • You ought to be a junior researchers from within or outside the GFZ, holding a PhD in Geosciences or associated fields that is not older than 8 years
  • Every candidate requires a GFZ area that sponsors and hosts the candidate (‘lead section’) and a minimum of one extra co-sponsoring area
  • Applications needs to be supported by area leaders with a recommendation letter.
  • Innovative character of research study proposed
  • Interdisciplinarity within a program subject or in between the program subjects
  • You ought to have an outstanding record (publications, preparatory work and so on)

EnglishLanguage Requirements: Applicants whose mother tongue is not English are generally needed to supply proof of efficiency in English at the greater level needed by the University.


How to Apply: To begin your application, you have to sign up as a candidate. If you are currently signed up please utilize the login kind.

Your proposition ought to be connected to among the program subjects within the GFZs research study environment. You require a minimum of the assistance of 2 GFZ areas making sure interdisciplinary of your proposed research study. The proposition (max. 6 pages) concentrating on development and interdisciplinary is the core of yourapplication It is matched by a CV ( max. 2 pages) and letters of assistance of a minimum of 2 area heads from GFZ.



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