Announcements

In the scope of the DAAD funded project BINDIVIA, which aims at supporting international doctoral students and postdocs at TU Bergakademie Freiberg the International Center announces the following assistantships and grants:

Research Assistantships

Research Assistantships

(wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft, 23h/month, duration: 6-8 months)

Tasks


Research support for the supervisor/professor in the research group

Requirements

  • international doctoral student
  • preferably 1 year of doctoral research completed
  • willingness to become acquainted with new topics, such as new research techniques, methods etc.
  • initiative and reliability

Application documents

  •  Cover letter including topic and starting date of research, the institute, the name of the supervisor, previous and current funding and the information, if you have been employed at TU Bergakademie Freiberg previously
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of Declaration of Intent
  • Letter of recommendation from supervisor
  • Short description written by the supervisor of:
      - the specific tasks to be carried out by the research assistant (the research tasks must not be part of the doctoral thesis)
      - the integration of the doctoral student into the research project and the network of researchers, lecturers and university staff
      - the international perspective of the research

Application deadline


February 15, 2017

Please send your application documents in one PDF document by e-mail to: manuela [dot] junghansatiuz [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

For further information, please contact Manuela Junghans, International Centre, Prüferstraße 2, room 3.408, phone: 3241


The assistantships aim at the integration of international doctoral students into research and at strengthening the internationalization at TU BAF.
DAAD scholars and scientific staff (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter) are not eligible for these positions.

 

Teaching Assistantships

Teaching Assistantships

(wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft, 23h/month, duration: 5 months)


Tasks


Teaching support, e.g. preparation of teaching material, theoretical and/or practical skills instruction

Requirements

  • international doctoral student
  • preferably 1 year of doctoral research completed
  • willingness to become acquainted with new topics, e.g. new methods
    initiative and reliability
  • very good command of German and/or English


Application documents

  • Cover letter including topic and starting date of research, the institute, the name of the supervisor, previous and current funding and the information, if you have been employed at TU Bergakademie Freiberg previously
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of Declaration of Intent
  • Letter of recommendation from supervisor
  • Short description, written by the supervisor, of:
      - the specific tasks to be carried out by the Teaching Assistant and the integration into lectures, labs, seminars
      - the integration of the doctoral student into the network of researchers, lecturers and university staff (if applicable)

Application deadline

February 15, 2017


Please send your application documents in one PDF document by e-mail to: manuela [dot] junghansatiuz [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

For further information, please contact Manuela Junghans, International Centre, Prüferstraße 2, room 3.408, phone: 3241

Please note: DAAD scholars and scientific staff (wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter) are not eligible for these positions.

 

 

Scientific tutors

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PhD completion grant

PhD completion grant

A grant for the completion of a PhD provides foreign students with financial support, allowing them to concentrate on their doctorate work, respectively, during the final period thereof. It should be noted that the satisfactory completion of a  doctorate should be achieved within about half a year, as this grant can be awarded to an individual only once.

Application requirements

  • doctoral student (aiming for a doctoral degree at TU Bergakademie Freiberg)
  • good to very good academic performance
  • financial need

Duration and amount of grant given

  • amount: 1000 Euros (= 500 Euros/month for 2 month)

Application documents

Please submit applications only with complete supplementary materials:

Application deadlines

February 15, 2017 and August 15, 2017

 

 

Grant for exceptionally committed doctoral students

International doctoral students that can proof commitment in the international context of TU Bergakademie Freiberg. Commitment e.g. by supporting other international PhD students, commitment in university committees or boards (e.g ProRat), support of the IUZ (International Centre) or  GRAFA (Center for Advanced Research and studies) events and programs.

Application requirements

  • doctoral student (aiming for a doctoral degree at TU Bergakademie Freiberg)
  • good to very good academic performance
  • financial need

Duration and amount of grant given

  • amount: 1000 Euros (= 500 Euros/month for 2 month)

Application documents

Please submit your applications only with complete supplementary materials:

Application deadline

December 15, 2016

 

 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

Manuela Junghans

Manuela Junghans


Betreuung ausländischer Studierender und Doktoranden

Prüferstraße 2, Zimmer 3.408

Telefon +49 3731 39 3241
Fax +49 3731 39 3659
Manuela [dot] Junghansatiuz [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de



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