Welcome Centre

In light of the current situation concerning the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, the services including personal consultations shall occur exclusively via electronic communication channels. Appointments can be made under researchLUH@zuv.uni-hannover.de

Dear guests,

We are delighted to welcome you to Leibniz University Hannover.

The Welcome Centre is the central point of contact for international researchers (postdocs and professors) at LUH.

Please contact us with any non-academic questions concerning your stay in Hannover. We will be happy to assist you with any queries (e.g. official administrative procedures) – via email or in person. With many years of experience, we are experts in supporting international guests.

Please register here:

Registration for visiting researchers

Our priority is to make your stay at Leibniz University Hannover successful.

Have a pleasant research visit.

Yours sincerely

Manuela Schimmels

Philipp Schwartz Initiative 10th call

Starting today, it is possible to apply for funding from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to support threatened researcher in the 10th call for nominations in the Philipp Schwartz Initiative. Any scholar from non-EU countries can be nominated if thes are exposed to significant and acute risks.


Scholars must be nominated by institutions and cannot apply directly. Sucessful institutions will receive funds to grant the nominated scholar research stay of 24 month. An extension up to 12 month can be granted in the framework of a co-financing model.


The deadline for nominations is 10. September 2021.


You'll find more information here.


Applications can only be submitted through the International Office.


Contact: Manuela Schimmels manuela.schimmels@zuv.uni-hannover.de


 


 

ECAS Lower Saxony – Scotland Tandem Fellowship Programme

Starting today, it is possible to apply for the Lower Saxony – Scotland Tandem Fellowship Programme.


Researchers who had their promotion in the past 10 years and have an employment contract with a Scottish or Lower Saxony higher education institution can now apply for the Lower Saxony - Scotland Tandem Fellowship Program. The North program is a possible opportunity to do research in a cross-border exchange with the most interested universities in Lower Saxony and Scotland. The tandem concept provides that two researchers from two relationships form a tandem and work on a project. Short-term contracts of up to six months in the partner region are extended with 1,200 euros per person per month.

 


The deadline for nominations is 31. August 2021

You'll find more information here.

We work closely with EURAXESS, the European network for research advisors.

The EURAXESS website provides information on funding options or job opportunities and addresses social security and tax issues, as well as other topics regarding research mobility.

All services offered by EURAXESS Deutschland are free of charge.

EURAXESS Information on Coronavirus

On the occasion of the COVID-19 pandemic, EURAXESS has compiled an overview on the website with information and FAQs in German and English, which are provided by the Federal Foreign Office, the BMI, the BMG and the European Commission.


EURAXESS Centers continue to advise by email.

Visiting Doctoral Candidates
Manuela Schimmels
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30167 Hannover
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Address
Welfengarten 1A
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
008