50 DLR–DAAD Research Fellowships: PhDs/Postdocs/Scientists 27439 views

The Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt’ (DLR) and the ‘German Academic Exchange Service’ (DAAD) are offering the DLR–DAAD Research Fellowships, the new implemented programme.

About the programme:
  • DLR is Germany´s national research center for aeronautics and space. Its extensive research and development work in Aeronautics, Space, Transportation and Energy is integrated into national and international cooperative ventures.
  • This special programme is meant for highly-qualified foreign doctoral and postdoctoral students as well as senior
  • DLR-DAAD Fellowships offer outstanding scientists and researchers the opportunity to conduct special research at the institutes of the DLR in Germany.

Fellowship category and Duration

  • Doctoral Students: 36 months
  • Postdoctoral Students: 6 to 24 months
  • Senior Scientists: 1 to 3 months


  • For Doctoral fellowships, applicant must have completed the studies or research with a university degree,
  • For Postdoctoral fellowships, applicant must have completed the studies with a doctorate/PhD/Candidate (Russia)
  • For Senior Scientists fellowships, applicants must be working in higher education or at a research institute; positions are open to outstandingly-qualified academics and scientists who should generally hold a doctorate/ Ph.D.
  • All applicants must have an excellent knowledge of English (provide evidence of by submitting appropriate language certificates, TOEFL: 550/217); a knowledge of German is advantageous,
  • Applicant must have completed their last degree in the last six years (doctoral fellowships) or have completed their doctorate in the last two years (Postdoc fellowships) or assessed individually according to prerequisites (Senoir Scientist fellowships),
  • Applicant must not be of German nationality


  • Apply online via the DAAD online portal and send the following documents:
  • Application summary (pdf file), which is generated in the DAAD portal after the online application procedure has been completed, by email to dlr-daad-program@daad.de.
  • Referees should send the hardcopies of the letters of recommendation to the application address by post.
List of current offers:

Position 1: Fellowship No. 494 PhD Geomorphology, Sedimentology and Stratigraphic Characterization of rover landing sites on Mars as based on orbiter and in situ data

Position 2: Fellowship No. 492 PhD Multi-Temporal Multi-Sensor Flood Monitoring using Deep Learning

Position 3: Fellowship No. 491 PhD Development of material concepts based on the combination of space resources and life support waste products

Position 4: Fellowship No. 490 PhD Development of an infrastructure for the treatment, extraction and processing of water, hydrogen and oxygen in future space habitats

Position 5: Fellowship No. 489 PhD Extraction of oxygen from regolith for in situ spacecraft propellant production

Position 6: Fellowship No. 488 PhD Steerable high-performance antenna systems for global connectivity

Position 7: Fellowship No. 486 Senior Scientist Channel Coding for High-Speed ​​Optical Links

Position 8: Fellowship No. 485 PhD Embedded systems for satellite communications

Position 9: Fellowship No. 481 Postdoc Experimental research on the dispersal of airborne viruses and bacteria in closed confined habitats and airplane cabins

Position 10: Fellowship No. 480 PhD Characterization of environmental and model viruses under aviation and spaceflight-relevant conditions

Position 11: Fellowship No. 478 Postdoc Coupled interior-atmosphere evolution of Venus and Venus-like exoplanets

Position 12: Fellowship No. 476 PhD / Postdoc Potentials of Photonic Beamforming with Application to Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging

Position 13: Fellowship No. 475 PhD Demonstration of Multistatic Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Techniques and Applications using Drones

Position 14: Fellowship No. 472 PhD Potentials of Synthetic Aperture Quantum Radars

Position 15: Fellowship No. 470 Postdoc Deep Learning for Large Scale Earth Observation Data

Position 16: Fellowship No. 464 PhD Laser links communications and navigation in deep-space missions

Position 17: Fellowship No. 460 Exploring and comparing the potential of hyperspectral and hypertemporal EO data for local coastal analyzes

Position 18: Fellowship No. 457 Postdoc Multi-access Edge Computing (MEC) in integrated 6G Satellite Networks

Position 19: Fellowship No. 456 PhD Swarm exploration of dispersal processes with cooperative mobile robots

Position 20: Fellowship No. 453 PhD Development of Algorithms for Global Soil Moisture Estimation using Multi-Parametric Synthetic Aperture Radar Systems

Position 21: Fellowship No. 447 PhD Demonstration of New SAR Techniques using a Ground-Based MIMO Radar

Position 22: Fellowship No. 401 PhD Radiative transfer models for simulating space-borne observations

Position 23: Fellowship No. 400 Postdoc Study of particle trajectories during the onset of collective effects using machine learning

Position 24: Fellowship No. 399 Postdoc Atomic Emission Spectroscopy in High Enthalpy Flows

Position 25: Fellowship No. 396 Postdoc Analysis of dual and fully polarimetric SAR dat for scattering characterization

Position 26: Fellowship No. 391 Postdoc Assessing the prediction potential of satellite data of global ship movements for economic

Position 27: Fellowship No. 375 Postdoc Sea Ice characterization with TanDEM-X

Position 28: Fellowship No. 373 Postdoc Experimental study of large complex plasma systems

Position 29: Fellowship No. 369 PhD Atmospheric Measurement Devices for Optical LEO Networks

Position 30: Fellowship No. 364 PhD Data Analytics for Earth Observation sensor data

Position 31: Fellowship No. 349 Postdoc Level of Detail Processing and Management of Simulation Models for Interactive Earth System Analysis and Visualization

Position 32: Fellowship No. 331 Postdoc Light Scattering from Static and Dynamical Granular Media

Position 33: Fellowship No. 217 Postdoc Interactive Techniques and Methods for the Spacecraft Design Process in Virtual Environments


Position 34: Fellowship No. 481 Postdoc Experimental research on the dispersal of airborne viruses and bacteria in closed confined habitats and airplane cabins

Position 35: Fellowship No. 480 PhD Characterization of environmental and model viruses under aviation and spaceflight-relevant conditions

Position 36: Fellowship No. 479 Postdoc Modeling and Simulation for Future Urban Air Mobility (UAM)

Position 37: Fellowship No. 477 PhD Simulation of the phase diagrams of engineering alloys with a near-term quantum computer

Position 38: Fellowship No. 407 PhD Development of Physical Layer Testbed for Modular APNT

Position 39: Fellowship No. 360 Senior Scientist Accurate, low-cost temperature measurements in radiative high pressure environments for RQL-gas turbine combustors


Position 40: Fellowship No. 493 Postdoc Laser-based diagnostics to support combustor development

Position 41: Fellowship No. 482 PhD Solar Research – Investigation of a new particle receiver concept

Position 42: Fellowship No. 438 Postdoc Solar Research – Solar Fuels Production

Position 43: Fellowship No. 413 Postdoc Chemical process engineering simulation of energy and chemical plants utilizing electrochemical ceramic membrane reactors

Position 44: Fellowship No. 411 Postdoc Design and development of a holistic layer model for complex maritime systems

Position 45: Fellowship No. 398 PhD Process system analysis of fuel flexible, poly-generation Solid oxide fuel cell – battery hybrid systems

Position 46: Fellowship No. 367 Postdoc Feedstock evaluation for aviation biofuels production

Position 47: Fellowship No. 346 Postdoc Suspension plasma spray development for the functional layers in energy devices


Position 48: Fellowship No. 496 Postdoc Passenger-Centric Magnetic-Based Localization for Intelligent Transportation in Urban Environments

Position 49: Fellowship No. 495 Postdoc Development of thermoelectric low-temperature materials

Position 50: Fellowship No. 483 PhD Simplified modeling strategies for energy absorbing vehicle structures

Position 51: Fellowship No. 411 Postdoc Design and development of a holistic layer model for complex maritime systems

Position 52: Fellowship No. 403 PhD Thermoelectric transport in multi-band systems: comparison between experiment and modeling


Position 53: Fellowship No. 456 PhD Swarm exploration of dispersal processes with cooperative mobile robots

—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt’ (DLR) and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Country Germany
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral/Doctoral
Subject areas Aeronautics, Space, Transportation and Energy
Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility Open to all nationalities
Deadline Open until filled


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