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Apply now: Robert Bosch Junior Professorship “Sustainable Use of Renewable Natural Resources”

The Robert Bosch foundation invites applications for the Robert Bosch Junior Professorship “Research into the Sustainable Use of Natural Resources” granting up to one million euros for an outstanding young researcher based at a German university or research institute.

Over a period of five years the foundation supports his or her applied research project which concerns the sustainable use of natural resources. It is expected that research results contribute to the solution of urgent environmental problems and to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) formulated by the United Nations.

Who can apply?

Scientists of all nationalities are welcome to apply. Research approaches may be based in the humanities, the social or the natural sciences. The research should focus on developing and emerging countries. If the applicant so wishes, the foundation may support him or her in negotiating a tenure track option at the host institution.

Deadline for applications is 14. May 2017.

More information on the programme and the application is available