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Welcome to Heine Research Academies

Heine Research Academies are a joint academic institution formed by the graduate academies of the faculties (iGRAD, medRSD and philGRAD) and the Junior Scientist and International Researcher Center (JUNO). Heine Research Academies are supporting your research work by a complementary program of transferable skills and workshops. We want to advance your career and training as an early career researcher. The graduate academies are open to doctoral students, postdocs and junior research group leaders as well as to supervisors of graduate research work that do research at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf.

PhD Meetup Düsseldorf

Welcome! PhD Meetup Düsseldorf is intended to bring together past, present and future PhDs, like-minded people and other experts to improve their academic network. We meet regularly in a casual manner, have some drinks together and talk about any topic you may be interested in...more

Research and more

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Please use one of the following links to access our pages directly and find more information about doctoral research at HHU:

pART of Research 2021 -
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Voting for the "pART of Research" calendar competition of HeRA (iGRAD, philGRAD, medRSD and JUNO) and the Diversity Coordination Office has animated more than 1400 interested people to take part. Thanks to all of you!

The chosen pictures, which will be shown in the pART of Research calendar 2021, are already published on the website. From the end of October, all pictures will be part of the "pART of Research" exhibition, which will be shown at the University Library until January 2021. The...

Corona Emergency Grants

The Heine Research Academies are offering Corona Emergency Grants for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers of HHU, who are in a financial emergency due to the Corona Pandemic.

"Research in Germany"-Virtual Career Fair: Scientific Opportunities at HHU

HHU invites graduates, doctoral students and postdocs to join the Virtual Fair on 7 July 2020. We will gladly inform you about academic career paths at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf and advise you about completing a doctorate, doing a postdoc or how to opt for a junior professorship. You can also obtain information on research funding and admission procedures at HHU. The virtual career fair will be organized by “Research in Germany”. For additional information and registration

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