ORGANISATION NAMEHector Fellow Academy
RESEARCH FIELDFormal sciencesNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciences
CAREER STAGEFirst Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
The Hector Fellow Academy (HFA) offers fully-funded PhD positions in natural sciences, informatics, mathematics, medicine, psychology, or engineering. Ambitious prospective PhDstudents get the chance to realize a self-developed research project within the discipline of a Hector Fellow.
- An excellent master’s degree
- Very good English language proficiency
- Willingness to move to the Hector Fellow´s home university
- Supervision of the Master thesis by a person other than the selected Hector Fellow
Your application will be evaluated according to your academic grades, the feasibility and maturity of your research proposal, and how well the chosen topics fits the research field of the preferred Hector Fellow.
Current application period: January 15th - March 31st, 2020
After the application deadline has expired (March 31st), the Hector Fellow Academy Office goes through all applications and hands over the most promising projects to theaccording Hector Fellow.
Afterwards, the Hector Fellows coordinate interviews with selected candidates (May - June). The final candidates have to present their research project on July 11, 2020 to the selection committee. Thereafter, the final decisions will be made.
The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.