OFFERS A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR INNOVATIVE THINKERS WHO WISH TO ENGAGE
IN THE EXCHANGE OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCES AND TO SET UP NEW INITIATIVES.
now invite applications from early and advanced researchers with
diverse backgrounds and professional experiences, who want to contribute
to the range of the institute’s trans-disciplinary internet research.
provides a dynamic intellectual environment for fellows to pursue their
own research interests and actively shape their stay. We invite fellows
to collaborate with an international team of researchers and to
participate in the activities at our institute. We offer a number of
opportunities to share and discuss ideas. This includes:
- writing and publishing papers in one of our open access publications
- commenting on current developments in your field in form of HIIG blog posts
- holding presentations in one of our lunch talks
- organising expert workshops with your peers
- engaging in joint activities and projects with other fellows
Internet and Society Fellowship Qualifications.
- Master’s degree, PhD in process/planned (Junior Fellow) OR
- Advanced PhD, post-doctoral researcher (Senior Fellow)
- Fluency in English; command of German is appreciated
- Research experience and a research project of your own that you want to pursue
Internet and Society (HIIG) Fellowship Key Areas.
our 2019 class of fellows, we consider applicants who want to pursue
topics that fall within one of our research programmes. Please read the
information on each of the linked websites closely, and position
yourself and/or your project within the programme that best suits you.
- The evolving digital society: concepts, discourses, structures
- Data, actors, infrastructures: The Governance of data-driven innovation and cyber security
- Learning, knowledge, innovation: The change in knowledge production, organisation and transfer through digital innovation
Internet and Society (HIIG) Fellowship : Things to Consider.
may use our facilities free of charge during their stay. However, they
are expected to bring their own funding from their home institution or
outside grants. Fellows must take care of accommodation, insurance,
childcare, and travel arrangements. In special cases, fellows can apply
for a travel grant of up to 700 Euros and a visa subsidy of up to 200
How to Apply Internet and Society (HIIG) Fellowship.
- Up-to-date curriculum vitae
- Motivation letter explaining your interest in the HIIG Fellowship, research background, and your expectations (1 page)
outline including A) your project, and how it responds to one of
research programmes, B) the specific work you propose to conduct during
the fellowship, C) deliverables, products or outcomes you aim to produce
(max. 3 pages)
- Optional: one writing or work sample covering internet research (in English or German)