As a fellow, you stay at our institute for a period of two to six weeks. You will have access to our library and the University facilities, meet the members of the IRDT and present and discuss your research in Trier. Your research project should have a substantive connection to our research area and can be interdisciplinary and internationally oriented. It is not necessary for your project to fit our current annual theme.

We welcome applications from scientists of any nationality.

Please send your applications in electronic form (in a PDF document) to

Applications are possible at any time. They should include:

  • Resume with academic background
  • Copies of school and university degree certificates
  • Exposé of research project
  • Publication list and, if applicable, selection of significant publications