Funding

Funding of your visiting stay at Trier University can be by scholarship based on an agreement with partner universities, on a guest professorship at Trier University or on a regular employment contract with Trier University.

Please be aware that the required insurance depends on how you finance your stay in Germany: with a scholarship you do not have social security insurance and you must pay for your own health insurance. If you are employed by Trier University you will get an employment contract and you get social security and health insurance.

Scholarships

Besides other available scholarship, guest scientists can apply for a scholarship at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) or at the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH). More...

Exchange with partner universities

There are cooperations on the exchange of staff with certain partner universities. More...

Guest professorships at  Trier University

Guest professorships can be requested from Trier University at the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and at the German Research Association (DFG). More...

Regular Employment at Trier University

You may apply directly for a position at Trier University. More...