Elite Programme for Postdocs

The Baden-Württemberg Foundation has announced the Elite Programme for Postdocs 2022. Ulm University is allowed to submit four applications to the Baden-Württemberg Foundation in the 2022 call.

The programme

With its Elite programme, the Baden-Württemberg Foundation supports excellent young scientists after completing their doctorate who are aiming for a career at the university (professorship) .

Precondition for an application is an independent and new research project. The call does not extend to the field of clinical medicine. Funding is limited to three years and extends to a maximum of € 150,000. Personnel, travel, material and investments are financed. The postdoc position itself may not be paid from the funds of the Elite programme.

University-internal selection

University-internal deadline for declaration of intent: February 04, 2022

The university-internal selection takes place in a two-stage process. We ask all interested applicants to draw up a letter of intent by February 4st, 2022. The letter of intent must contain the following points:

  • project outline (half A4 page, Arial 11)
  • tabular CV
  • publication list
  • Confirmation of the 10% contribution by the head of the institute
  • Proof of your own postion over the duration of the project
  • Application form (xls)

Please summarize points 1.-5. in a single pdf file and send it together with the application form to forschung(at)uni-ulm.de.

Without a letter of intent, incoming applications will not be considered.

Contact

Dr. Astrid Rau

Center for Research Strategy and Support
Helmholtzstr. 22
Room 1.48
89081 Ulm
Phone: +49 (0)731/50-25086