Faculty of Science

Current announcement

The current call for applications is applicable to scholarships (grants) starting from 1st April 2020.

In view of the limited means a prolongation over the standard funding term (2 years) is not possible. By resolution of the commission only PhD-Students at the beginning of their doctoral project are nominated for scholarship.

Deadline for submission is the December 4, 2020, 12.30 am.


Before you apply, please consult the LGF-contact persons in the departments about your chances of success:

Biology Jun.-Prof. Ph.D. Jennifer Ewald
Chemistry Prof. Dr. Doris Kunz
Geosciences Prof. Dr. Sebastian Kinder
Computer Science Prof. Dr. Andreas Zell
Mathematics Prof. Dr. Martin Möhle
Pharmceutics/Biochemistry Prof. Dr. Peter Ruth
Physics Prof. Dr. David Wharam
Psychology Prof. Dr. Hans-Christoph Nürk
Faculty of Medicine Prof. Dr. Thomas Iftner (only if you do a doctorat at the Faculty of Science)

Please submit your complete application to Dr. Iris Michiels
Auf der Morgenstelle 8
B- building, room 10P25
72076 Tübingen

Important notice: please submit your application in hardcopy and in addition in form of a single file (preferably in PDF-format). The electronic version will be subsequently used in the assessment process, so therefore please take care of its completeness (the reports should also be included). Incomplete applications will be not accepted!

Application forms and further information are available here: Central Administration of the University, Department no. 1 Research, Strategy and Legislation

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