Opportunities for Postdocs

Leibniz University Hannover has a diverse and target-group-oriented range of further training measures, advisory services, funding programmes and networking opportunities that take your current career stage into account.

New Postdoc Funding from the DFG - Introduction of the Walter Benjamin Programme

The new Walter Benjamin Programme aims at researchers who want to carry out an independent research project at an early stage of their career after completing their doctorate. The aim is to support mobility and foster future development. Researchers can apply for a position (or rotation position) in Germany or a scholarship abroad for a maximum of 2 years.


Further information is available on the DFG website.


Application deadline: The application may be submitted at any time.

Lower Saxony – Scotland Tandem Fellowship Programme

The Lower Saxony – Scotland Tandem Fellowship Programme is an excellent opportunity for postdoctoral researchers to conduct research in a cross-national exchange at most recognised higher education institutions in Lower Saxony and Scotland.


It is an initiative to strengthen the cooperation between the higher education institutions in Lower Saxony and Scotland. This includes the promotion of internationalization and competence building, a contribution to cross-border European cooperation in science and research, the promotion of both regions as generators of excellent research in the European environment, and the deepening of institutional linkages between higher education institutions of both regions.


 

The programme is funded by the Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony (MWK) and is supported by accompanying functions, including logistical and technical assistance as well as providing an academic collaborator at participating Scottish higher education institutions.

At 06 July 2021 und am 05 August 2021 information sessions will be held. The link to the digital meeting as well as futher Information regarding the programme can be found on the webpage of ECAS-Academia.

Job offers at Leibniz University Hannover
Campus and City
Visiting Researchers
Recreational activities for doctoral candidates and Post-docs

Contact Postdoc Research Funding

Dr. Maria Leuteritz
Address
Brühlstraße 27
30169 Hannover
Building
Room
110
Address
Brühlstraße 27
30169 Hannover
Building
Room
110