In the latest Constructive Advanced Thinking (CAT) call - deadline for applications was 15 October 2022 -, 12 applications were submitted, out of which the following four innovative, young ideas have now been selected:
We congratulate María Cruz Berrocal (Associated Fellow / History and Sociology) who has accepted a permanent research position at the Incipit (Instituto de Ciencias del Patrimonio) of the CSIC (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas), in Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
Research Fellow Gisela Kopp (Dept. of Biology / Affiliate member of the CASCB), has received a guest professorship in the Department of Anthropology at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA.
For the third time, the Hector Fellow Academy has presented the Hector Research Career Development (RCD) Award. At the end of January, the jury of experts selected three young scientists whose research careers the Hector Fellow Academy now supports. Among them is Research Fellow Anna Stöckl from the Department of Biology.
We congratulate Valeria Vegh Weis (Research Fellow / Law) who was accepted as a member of the working group "Human Rights and International Relations" coordinated by Prof. Dr. Achilles Skordas from the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law.
We look forward to a new year full of exciting opportunities for our Zukunftskolleg community. As a start: For 2023 we have selected our first ZUKOnnect and Herz Alumni Ambassadors. Congratulations Mahsa, Josiah and Priyanshu!
Congratulations to Associated Fellow Jennifer Randerath (former Research Fellow / Psychology) and her research group who secured funding for their post-covid project “Multidimensional test concept for Fatigue Symptomatology in Long-COVID".
The Waseda Institute for Advanced Study (WIAS) of Waseda University is organising the WIAS 15th Anniversary Symposium "Well-being in the time of uncertainty" together with the Zukunftskolleg and the Institute for Advanced Research of Nagoya University.
This year's Manfred Ulmer Fellowship is awarded to ZUKOnnect Fellow Angelo Javier Neira Albornoz from the Department of Computer and Information Science tonight at the Regional Science Forum in Donaueschingen.
The Zukunftskolleg is pleased to announce a new call for Zukunftskolleg Konnect (ZUKOnnect) Fellowships. The ZUKOnnect Fellowships support early career researchers from Africa, Asia and Latin America related to one of the thirteen departments of the University of Konstanz. Application deadline is 15 February 2023.
Welcome again to Anna Stöckl - one of our new Research Fellows from the Department of Biology. Today (17 October), she is giving a lecture at the University of Konstanz entitled “Visual processing underlying natural behaviour - From single photons to pattern recognition”.
We congratulate Sidney Carls-Diamante (Postdoctoral Fellow / Philosophy) who got funding from the Karst Stiftung as well as the Messmer research award 2022 for her project “Attitudes towards voluntary death in persons with bipolar disorder".