Opportunities list

Science Tour “Research in Germany” 2016: City of the Future - Research for Sustainable Urban Development
31 January – 6 February 2016

Are you an international scientist involved in and curious about the future of urban development and so called smart cities?
Discover more about research into cities of the future by taking a tour of cutting-edge research facilities here in Germany.


The objective of the two workshops in Mumbai and Delhi is to provide comprehensive understanding of doctorial studies in Germany, specifically at two universities with a great number of international doctoral students. The invited experts will provide information specific to...

The 3rd Indo-German workshop on the “Advances in Materials, Reactions & Separation Processes” will be jointly organized by the Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India and the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg, Germany, during February 23 – 26, 2016 at IIT Guwahati, India. This is the 3rd edition of the event. The 1st workshop was held at IIT Madras from 18...

2015 call for proposals for


Max Planck-India Mobility Grants



Junior scientists/postdoc...

2015 call for proposals for

Max Planck-DST Partner Groups for

postdoc and junior faculty


Max Planck Gesellschaft (MPG)...

International Max Planck Research School for Global Biogeochemical Cycles
The IMPRS-gBGC located in Jena, Germany, offers contracts to outstanding
students interested in research on biogeochemical cycles in the Earth system.
The school provides excellent research possibilities for students to obtain a
PhD degree in a 3-years graduate program.

The Research School

4 PhD fellowships in Molecular and Chemical Ecology
International Max Planck Research School:
“The Exploration of Ecological Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques”
The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) "The Exploration of Ecological
Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques" in Jena, Germany, invites applications for 4
PhD fellowships beginning in January 2016. The overarching...

The International Max Planck Research School on Earth System Modelling (IMPRS-ESM), located in Hamburg, Germany, offers fellowships to outstanding students interested in interdisciplinary climate research. Our doctoral candidates contribute to the understanding of the Earth system through the application, evaluation and development of a spectrum of Earth system models at different levels of complexity and at various spatial...

PhD position at the Juelich Research Center (Germany) on “Metals in neurodegenerative diseases”

PI: Prof. Dr. Paolo Carloni

Aim and Scope:

QM/MM approaches are established tools to investigate structure, dynamics, energetics and spectroscopic properties of complex transition-metal ion based biomolecules of pharmacological relevance (Brunk E. and Roethlisberger U., Chem....


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