Explore RUB for your Postdoc Career
3-Month Fellowship for Early Postdocs
This fellowship allows you to get to know our university as your pontetial future working place and write a joint application for funding proposals on-site. It is endowed with 3.600€ for a three-month visit. There are two calls are year (June, November). Both international prospects and RUB professors can initiate an application.
International Postdocs: Find a host!
If you are interested in joining us, you need to find a host. Please follow our guidelines.
RUB professors: Find an applicant!
If you are interest in inviting an international postdoc to check on a potential collaboration, you are welcome to spread the word and hand in your joint application.
The application consists of two parts - one by the hosting RUB professor and one by the international postdoc. You can find more information on application process below and within the flyer on the right.
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Grantees receive 3x 1,200€ (total of 3,600€) for a period of 3 months.
International postdoctoral researchers are eligible to apply if they are affiliated with a research institution outside Germany and received their PhD not more than three years ago.
The applicant should have an excellent research profile and present a well-founded statement on why they would like to join RUB. The joint work on a research proposal is expected. Subject-specific early career researchers will review the application and report to the decision-making Executive Board.
The Executive Board decides on all applications based on the reviews two of RUB's subject-specific postdoctoral researchers. The review process takes 3-7 weeks.
Calls end on June 15 and November 15. Applications may be submitted all year round.
Research Assistantships are granted to excellent international postdocs for a 3-month stay at our university. Both RUB professors and international candidates can initiate an application!
The application consists of two parts - one by the hosting RUB professor and one by the international postdoc. Here you find the application forms for international applicants and RUB professors.
12x Natural, Life & Engineering Sc. | 12x Humanities & Social Sciences
|Guest Postdoc||Home University||RUB Host||Faculty/Institute|
|Tagra Samir||Assiut University, Egypt||Ralf-Peter Brinkmann||Electrical Engineering & IT|
|Faizal Arya Samman||Universitas Hasanuddin, Indonesia||Volker Staudt||Electrical Engineering & IT|
|Wiktor Marzec||HSE St. Petersburg, Russia||Stefan Plaggenborg||Historical Sciences|
|Hamid Mehdipour||Sharif University, Iran||Christof Hättig||Chemistry and Biochemistry|
|Nadja Melko||University of Zurich, Switzerland||Constance von Rüden||Historical Sciences|
|Adam Simmons||Lancaster University, UK||Verena Krebs||Historical Sciences|
|Ernesto Santoro||Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA||Christian Merten||Chemistry and Biochemistry|
|Anik Nandi||Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland||Laura Morgenthaler-Garcia||Philology|
|Hernán Joel Maltz||CONICET and University of Buenos Aires, Argentina||Yasmin Temelli||Philology|
|Abigail Feceu||UC Riverside, USA||Lukas Gooßen||Chemistry & Biochemistry (RESOLV)|
|Dieter Reinisch||University of Vienna, Austria||Stefan Berger||Historical Sciences|
|Vitor Barrota||Monash U, Australia||Annika Dziggel||Geo Sciences|
|Fatemeh Mamashli||University of Teheran, Iran||Jörg Tatzelt||Medicine|
|Artur Pilacinski||University of Coimbra, Portugal||Christian Klaes||Medicine|
|Marta Caravà||Italy||Markus Werning||Philosophy & Educational Sciences|
|Victor Lillo Castan||Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona||Roger Friedlein||Philology|
|Jacinto Paez Bonifaci||Universidad Diego Portales, Chile||Helmut Pulte||Philosophy|
|Mailton Vasconcelos||Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil||Melanie Mark||Neuroscience|
|Kateryna Tkach||Marche Polytech U, Italy||Michael Roos||Economics|
|Rafael Brunhara||Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil||Roger Friedlein||Philology|
|Somnath Chakraborty||Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India||Johannes Lederer||Mathematics|
|Manlio Fossati||University of St. Andrews, UK||Barbara Sattler||Philosophy|
|Pratibha Saini||University of Rajasthan, India||Thomas E. Müller||Mechanical Engineering|
|Amzad Hossein||Jashore University of Science and Technology||Ralf-Peter Brinkmann||Electrical Engineering|
|Hemant Arya||Central University of Rajasthan, India||Ralf Erdmann||Medicine|