Research Explorer Ruhr 2023 (18 June to 1 July 2023)

Benefit from workshops on postdoc funding schemes and research career options in Germany! Networking opportunities and a chance to explore the Ruhr Area as a potential place to work and live.

Research Explorer Ruhr (RER) is a program for international early postdoctoral researchers (to-be) interested in exploring the research landscape of Germany, specifically University Alliance Ruhr.

The program will take place from 18 June 2023 (arrival) to 1 July 2023 (departure).

Apply now for a spot in this year’s Research Explorer Ruhr! Join in to work out research compatibility with a professor of your choice and explore possibilities to come back for a longer postdoc stay with your own funding.

Research Academy Ruhr funds your stay (travel, visa, accommodation) and will offer a program of workshops on funding options and cultural activities to round off the experience.

Application Details

Who can apply?
Doctoral researchers in the final stage of their PhD + early postdoctoral researchers up until one year after receiving their doctoral degree

Deadline: 28 February 2023

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