New announcement of PhD and Postdoc Positions at Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) FUB-CSC PhD and Postdoc Program 2017

Freie Universität Berlin (FUB) and the China Scholarship Council (CSC) signed agreements (2008 and 2013) for promoting high quality research opportunities for doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers from outstanding Chinese universities. With more than 200 CSC scholarship holders, Freie Universität Berlin is one the most important host university in Germany and is a major partner university of the CSC.

The FUB-CSC Program for PhD students and postdoctoral researchers works as follows: FUB offers the PhD and Postdoc positions; the CSC provides the scholarship after a successful application in the framework of the FUB-CSC Program 2017.

Please note: Only applicants who follow the program’s procedure are participants of the FUB-CSC Program, can get the benefits of the program, and can apply for the positions.

The 44 open PhD and Postdoc positions offered by professors of the FUB cover all subject areas (except Engineering), particularly in Sciences:

  • Biology (Microbiology, Plant Sciences etc.)
  • Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Geological Sciences (Geophysics, Geochemistry etc.)
  • Computer Sciences (Swarm Robotics)
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Veterinary Medicine, Immunology

But there are also positions in Humanities and Social Sciences (only PhD):

  • Business & Economics: Marketing
  • Mathematics Education
  • Anthropology
  • Transnational Studies
  • Religion (Mythology)

Detailed PhD and Postdoc project descriptions of each position are available on our website:

Deadline for the PhD application is: January 4, 2017

Postdoc: doc-Program/index.html
Deadline for the Postdoc application is: November 6, 2016

Students can get assistance via E-Mail to Ms. Britta GAEDECKE: or telephone: 010-6590 6676 ext.33.