Mercator Visiting Professorship

Highly qualified researchers are eligible for the Mercator Visiting Professorship. The purpose of the program is to strengthen research ties, as well as enhance research-oriented teaching at German universities. There will be no contractual relationship between the DFG and the Visiting Professor. All necessary agreements must be concluded between the host University and the visitor.

Listings details

Funding Amount
The DFG may provide up to 12,500€ for assisting personnel, equally subject to detailed accounting by the host institution.
Name of the Institution
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
3 to 12 months
Applications can be submitted by the host university at anytime. They must be submitted or endorsed by the Rector or President of the university.