Deadline Extended for Visiting Fellow Programme

Posted on Feb, 11 2016

Ph.D. students or postdoctoral fellows from our Taiwanese partner institutions interested in the Visiting Fellow Programme of summer 2016 please note that the deadline for applications has been extended to March 15th, 2016!

For information on the programme please see the Visiting Fellow Programme Section of this website.


The European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan – A CCK Foundation Overseas Center (CCKF-ERCCT) at the University of Tuebingen, runs a Visiting Fellows Programme in cooperation with its Taiwanese partner institutions. Under this scheme, Taiwanese Ph.D. or Postdoc students are invited each semester to join the CCKF-ERCCT for a period of one month. 

The successful applicant will be granted a living stipend of 500 EURO, free accommodation, insurance provided by the CCKF-ERCCT, and a free round trip air ticket (economy class, up to € 1150, + € 100 domestic transport in Germany).

During their stay in Tuebingen, Visiting Fellows will be officially affiliated to the CCKF-ERCCT and be provided with office space. They will take part in the centre’s activities, most notably the Taiwan Colloquium, and present their on-going Ph.D. or Postdoc research to the other fellows. Working languages at the CCKF-ERCCT are English and Mandarin Chinese. 

Interested applicants should submit

All application materials should be sent in electronic form to Stefan Braig at

The application deadline for the summer semester 2016 (April 11th to July 23th) is now March 15th, 2016. For the winter semester 2016/2017 (Oct. 17th, 2016 - Feb. 11th, 2016) it is June 15th, 2016.