Promotion of women scientists at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

At the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, female scientists are under-represented at the level of post-docs. It is the faculty’s aim to raise the number of women in post-docs and positions at habilitation level. The DFG (German Research Foundation) has also been informed of this objective. The faculty has established a specific and completive program in order to achieve this aim. read more

To support female scientists at doctoral degree levels, the faculty provides an annual amount of 20,000 Euros. The announcement is published annually on 1 December for the following year; applications can be handed in until 31 January.

The Equal Opportunities Commission is responsible for approving the funds on the basis of the applications submitted. Selected applicants may be invited to present their application to the committee.

Website of the programme