Postgraduate research groups in the humanities and social sciences

New call for application in 2017

The Gutenberg Council for Young Researchers (GYR) promotes new graduate schools in the humanities and social sciences in 2018 with an initial duration of two years.

Information on application and selection procedures can be found in the call (see right column).

The deadline for application is 31 October 2017.


Postgraduate research groups in the humanities and social sciences
2015–2017

The Executive Committee of the Gutenberg Council for Young Researchers approved six "mini-graduate schools" in the humanities and social sciences in 2015.

Funding period: 2 years. At the beginning of 2017 the graduate schools were extended for another year.
 

Time Dimensions in the Foundation of Ethics
(Protestant Theology)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Ruben Zimmermann
Co-applicants: Prof. Dr. Friedrich Wilhelm Horn, PD Dr. Dorothea Erbele-Küster

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Integrated Education Research in Didactics and Educational Sciences
(Center for Educational and Higher Education Research, Educational Psychology, Didactics of Romance Languages, English and Biology)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Margarete lmhof
Co-applicants: Prof. Dr. Daniel Dreesmann, Prof. Dr. Oliver Meyer, Prof. Dr. Sylvia Thiele

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Materiality and Sociality in Culture and Society
(Institute of Sociology, SOCUM, Department of History, Institute of Art History and Musicology)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Herbert Kalthoff
Co-applicants: Prof. Dr. Jörg Rogge, Prof. Dr. Gregor Wedekind

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Living in Transitions. Young Adults between Continuity and Discontinuity in Education, Work, and Family
(Institute of Education, Institute of Sociology)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Heide von Felden
Co-applicants: Prof. Dr. Marina Hennig, Prof. Dr. Peter Preisendörfer, Prof. Dr. Stefan Weyers

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Dynamics of Workloads and Stress
(Department of Management and Economics, Business Psychology)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Christian Dormann
Co-applicants: Jun.-Prof. Dr. Verena Haun, Prof. Dr. Thomas Rigotti, Prof. Dr. Klaus Wälde

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Politics of Translation
(Translation Studies, Linguistics, and Cultural Studies)

Main applicant: Prof. Dr. Dilek Dizdar
Co-applicants: Prof. Dr. Andreas Gipper, Prof. Dr. Dr. Andreas Kelletat, Prof. Dr. Birgit Menzel, Prof. Dr. Michael Schreiber

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