The Centre Digitisation.Bavaria (German: Zentrum Digitalisierung.Bayern, short: ZD.B) forms a core element of the strategy BAYERN DIGITAL of the Bavarian government to actively shape the chances offered by the digital transformation. In context of that strategy, the Bavarian State Ministry for Education, Science and the Arts will support up to
10 junior research group leaders holding an excellent PhD
to establish an independent research group at a Bavarian state university or state university of applied sciences to work independently on a project with relevance for the digitisation.
The grant features:
* A volume of up to 250.000,- € per year
* A duration of up to 5 years
* The possibility to supervise PhD students
* The possibility to represent the discipline / research topics in teaching
Further information on the open call for proposals can be found here:
The deadline for applications is October 1st 2016.