Applications are currently on for The Zentrum Digitaleisierung.Bayern (ZD.B) Fellowship Program. The fellowship is available for international students who will be undertaking Ph.D program in the field that related to digitization at Bavarian State University. In 2017, up to ten ZD.B Fellowships will be given.
ZD.B Fellows receive funding for a period of generally three years to carry out their doctoral thesis. A full-time job is financed according to TV-L E13 (100%) at the Bavarian State University (University or Applied Science College) where the doctoral thesis is being conducted.
Level and Area of Studies
PhD program in a field of that relevant to digitization.
Place of Study
The research will be taken in Germany.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Excellent university degree or comparable state-recognized study qualification, which qualifies for a doctorate at a state Bavarian university
- Which has a technically, economically or socially relevant focus which is important for digitization and which is designed for a period of three years
- Support by the supervising university lecturer or the supervising university lecturer at a state Bavarian University – in the case of doctorate courses in cooperation or in conjunction with the University and the University of Applied Sciences, e.g. within the framework of a BayWISS Colloquium. A joint declaration of support from both universities.
There is no nationality restriction.
The application documents must be submitted in electronic form (1 PDF document, max. 7 MB) by the deadline in German or English under fellowships-at-zd-b.de. Only full applications corresponding to the conditions of the tender will be considered.
August 31, 2017.