Faculty of Humanities

Research Training Groups

Research Training Groups (GRK) are sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG) to support junior researchers in topical research programs. The groups are funded for a maximum of nine years, and focus on the training of doctoral researchers who plan to set up their own independent research group.


Ambiguity - Production and Perception (GRK 1808)

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Matthias Bauer, Institute of English Languages and Literatures
Duration: through September 30, 2022


Religious Knowldge in Pre-Modern Europe (800-1800) (GRK 1662)

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Volker Leppin, Faculty of Protestant Theology and Prof. Dr. Annette Gerok-Reiter, Institute of German Language and Literature
Duration: through March 31, 2020