Information Session on Grants, Fellowships, Exchange and Collaboration Programs for Research in and with Germany

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Representatives of the German Research Foundation (DFG), the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation will provide an insight into the German research landscape, including information on funding schemes and collaboration opportunities. Moreover, one scientist working in the field of Political Science Research in Germany will give insights into her experiences in the German research scenario. Afterwards, attendees will get the chance to ask questions and seek individual advice. 

The event will be held in English and is free of charge.


11:00    Welcome and Introduction to the German Research Landscape
              Dr. Christina Peters, director of DFG Office Latin America

11:15    Third-Party Funding for Political Science in Germany: A Researcher’s Perspective 
             Prof. Dr. Mariana Llanos, German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA) and University of Erfurt

11:30    DFG Funding Opportunities for International Collaboration
             Dr. Christina Peters, director of DFG Office Latin America

11:40    DFG Funding Opportunities for Postdocs in Political Science
             Dr. Markus Stanat, DFG Head Office in Bonn

11:55    Study and Research in Germany: DAAD Funding Programs
             Dr. Patrick Eser, DAAD Lectorship in Buenos Aires, FFyL-UBA

12:00    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Funding Opportunities    
             Dr. Frauke Bode, AvH Head of Division in Bonn

12:05    Questions and Answers

12:40    Final Remarks

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