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Congratulations to the winners

Award for Outstanding Doctoral Supervision 2021

We cordially congratulate Prof. Dr. Rolf Drechsler and Prof. Dr. Heiko Pleines to the Award for Outstanding Doctoral Supervision at the University of Bremen in 2021. Several nominations showed impressively their engagement for their doctoral candidates. Vice president Research Prof. Dr. Jutta Günther, Bremen's senator for research Dr. Claudia Schilling, and Dr. Reinhard Ahlers from the Alumni Verein honored the winners for their professional and encouraging support of PhD candidates. The price money of 2000 Euro each is sponsored by Alumni der Universität Bremen e.V and awarded for the specific purpose of facilitating the success of doctoral candidates.

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Shut Up and Write! Bi-weekly writing space for doctoral researchers


Writing is more fun when you're in good company - that's why we have established Shut Up and Write, a bi-weekly space for you to work on your dissertation. No registration necessary - just drop in and write! Please find the dates and the necessary Zoom information here.


BYRD supports Postdoc Network Groups

Do you work as a postdoctoral researcher at Bremen University and would like to connect to other researchers in a similar position? Do you have ideas for collective or interdisciplinary projects? Would you like to be part of a group who support each other and further qualify together? We offer funding of up to EUR 2.500 per year for a BYRD Postdoc Network!


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YUFE Mobility Award - Call is open

YUFE Mobility Award - Call is open!

The University of Bremen offers funding for researchers at all career stages and all fields to carry out research stays at the partner universities. Monthly grants of up to 1500 Euro are available, also for visits in Bremen.


BYRD - Social Media

Follow us on Facebook! We will keep you updated about upcoming BYRD workshops and will share news and calls that are of relevance to early-career researchers or concern funding options.

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