Scholar-in-residence program of the Deutsches Museum in Munich

Type: Fellowship
Date: January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017
Location: Germany
Subject Fields: History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Environmental History / Studies

There are myrad opportunities at the Deutsches Museum for innovative research into scientific processes and the changing cultures of technology. Applicants are invited to base their projects on the collections of the Deutsches Museum and to cooperate closely with museum staff on site when formulating their research proposals. Projects involving innovative approaches to artefact-oriented research are especially welcome. Scholarship holders will have their own workplace with a desktop computer and telephone, and the opportunity to reside temporarily in subsidized apartments of the museum complex insofar as these are available. They will present their research projects to colleagues at the beginning of theit stay and will be expected to participate regularly in the museum's and the Munich Centre's Monday colloquium series and workshops. Pre-doctoral stipends: Euro 7.500 (six months)/Euro 15.000 (full year). Post -doctoral stipends: Euro 15.000 (six month)/Euro 30.000 (full year). Scholars at any level are eligible to apply, provided they have at least a master degree from an university. There are no restrictions regarding nationality. All scholars are requested to make their own provisions for health insurance.
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The Deutsches Museum in Munich has several attractive scholarships to offer research scholars interested in working for six or 12 month on projects involving the museum's vast and heterogenous collections. The scholarship programme in international and interdisciplinary in scope