Excellence Initiative

Recruitment of Excellent Junior Researchers to the University of Tübingen


The aim of this call for proposals is to bring junior researchers with excellent career prospects and high chances of success when applying for external junior research group funding to Tübingen.

Target group:

International junior scientists (PostDocs) who want to apply for external junior research group funding at the University of Tübingen.

Funding requirements:


Funding Period:

For 1 year with the option of additional funding for max 1 further year after the submission of the third-party funding application to bridge the funding gap until the decision on the third-party funding proposal is made.


Please hand in your application via email to:

Andrea Schaub

Dez. I.4

Wilhelmstr. 5

72074 Tübingen

Email: zukunftskonzept[at]uni-tuebingen.de

Application Deadline:

1 May 2018


If you have any questions please contact

Andrea Schaub

Tel.: 07071-29 72592

Email: zukunftskonzept[at]uni-tuebingen.de