Lichtenberg-Kolleg – Early Career Fellowships

The Lichtenberg-Kolleg is the newly-established Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Göttingen.  Designed to foster innovative research in the humanities and social sciences, the Lichtenberg-Kolleg offers an intimate setting in an inspiring atmosphere and serves as a place where internationally renowned and emerging scholars meet.

The Lichtenberg-Kolleg offers four early career fellowships, inviting scholars to join research groups for studying:

  • Globalising the Enlightenment: Knowledge, Culture, Travel, Exchange and Collections
  • European Intellectual History/History of Political Thought
  • Primate Cognition: Philosophical, Linguistic, and Historical Perspectives

Applicants must have received a doctorate within the last six years

See website

Application Deadline
Early January

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