Due to the focus on research within the karema project, one of the most important things to submit will be an outline of your research idea. You will have to submit the outline of your research idea via an input field that allows up to 4,000 characters.
Please refer to the point „What exactly is an outline of your research idea?“ within this FAQ section for further information.
To complete the application, please prepare the following documents as PDF-files (unless specified otherwise).
It is sufficient to submit electronic documents, i.e. no hardcopies need to be sent.
German language proficiency is not required.
You must have finished your PhD by the time of the karema Days. In case you do not finish your PhD before the application deadline, you can apply with the documents you have available, anyway. However, please do provide a certificate of your institution indicating that you will have completed your PhD by beginning of December 2017.
Due to the focus on research within the karema project, one of the most important things to submit is an outline of your research idea that does not exceed 4,000 characters.
This research idea is the basis upon which you will create your postdoctoral project in exchange with your IRC. Once accepted as karema attendee, you will present your idea to the IRC during the karema Days in December 2017.