You are integrated in the German science system and wish to gain insight into adjacent branches of study? We support your interdisciplinary research and international networking. The Joachim Herz Stiftung provides flexible support of your career development over a period of two years, with a total amount of up to 12,000 Euro. Fellows with children will additionally be provided with funds up to 3,000 Euro for the reconcilability of family and job.


The Joachim Herz Stiftung supports graduate students and postdocs from different disciplines conducting interdisciplinary research in systems biology and neighboring fields. The transition between the two stages is possible during the term of the fellowship (from 11/2016– 12/2018).

Deadline: July 5, 2016
Fellowships start from November 2016

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