Within the funding initiative "Knowledge for Tomorrow - Cooperative Research Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa", the Foundation offers Postdoc Fellowships on "Livelihood Management, Reforms and Processes of Structural Change". Deadline: April 6, 2016. (Foto: A. Esiebo for Volkswagen Foundation).
The call supports projects in the humanities and cultural studies that combine and synergize qualitative-hermeneutical and digital procedures, and explore their combination on the example of a shared research question. Deadline for collaborative "hybrid projects" is February 18, 2016.
The "Lichtenberg Professorships" support outstanding (young) researchers: They are offered a tenure-track at a university of their choice in Germany to carry out independent research in innovative and interdisciplinary areas for longer periods of time. Deadline: June 2, 2015.