How to join

Undergraduate students interested in topics related to Science, Technology and Gender studies are welcome to write their master thesis at our chair. Graduate students who wish to work on their PhD at the STGS chair are advised to send their inquiries to the professor including

  1. a short cv
  2. a short letter of motivation
  3. a research proposal not longer than 5 pages including key references


To support your PhD research you are advised to apply for third party funding. A list of possible institutions include:


  • Gerda Henkel Stiftung


  • Friedrich Naumann Foundation


  • Rosa Luxemburg


  • Studienstiftung


  • Heinrich Boll Stiftung


  • Hanns Seidel Stiftung


  • Konrad Adenauer Stiftung



  • Check also the DAAD scholarship database for foreign PhD students in Germany and further general information on funding a PhD in Germany: