DFG: Emmy Noether Programme
Target group (Foreigners & Germans)
Excellent research project and postdoctoral experience of at least 2 years and up to a maximum of 4 years (medical researchers: up to 6 years) and substantial international research experience; foreign applicants are eligible if they intend to continue their research career in Germany following completion of the funding period.
Enables outstanding young researchers to rapidly qualify for leading positions in science and research or for a university teaching career by heading an independent junior research group and assuming relevant teaching duties.
Funding for an independent junior research group; includes supervisory salary based on BAT Ia/E15 TVL and covers expenses for personnel and consumables necessary to complete the project during the funding period.
Generally 5 years (max. 6 years).
No submission deadlines.