New Hans Fischer, Hans Fischer Senior and Rudolf Diesel Industry Fellows

In the 2016 call for Fellowships, we have introduced a new procedure for the Hans Fischer (Senior) applications: each host would have to suggest a Fellow tandem, of which one would have to be a female researcher. This procedure...[more]


Oscillation instead of free fall – Science paper for Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professor Michael Knap

In the quantum world, our intuition for moving objects is strongly challenged and may sometimes even completely fail. An international team of physicists of the Universities of Innsbruck, Paris-Sud and Harvard as well as the...[more]


Call for Proposals: TUM-IAS Focal Periods 2017

Background and goals In the past years, an extremely successful scientific community has been established at TUM-IAS. The work performed within the different Focus Groups has led to high-level publications and events, thus...[more]


Dr. Ana Santos Kühn named as new Vice President for International Faculty Recruiting and Career Programs

As of July 1, 2017, Dr. Ana Santos Kühn will join the Technical University of Munich (TUM)’s Board of Management, where she will serve as Vice President for International Faculty Recruiting and Career Programs. She will be in...[more]


Special Issue of the Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics in honor of Alumnus Fellow Prof. Daniel Gianola

On the occasion of his official retirement from the faculty of the University of Wisconsin-Madison as well as his 70th birthday, the Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics has honored Alumnus Hans Fischer Senior Fellow Prof....[more]


Call for Proposals: IGSSE Project Teams

TUM's International Graduate School of Science and Engineering (IGSSE) supports up to 10 new Project Teams with scholarships for up to 20 doctoral researchers and additional funds for associated members and Project Team leaders....[more]


WIAS: Recruitment Information for Visiting Researchers and Visiting Scholars 2017

WIAS is presently recruiting senior level researchers for Visiting Researcher Program and young researchers for Visiting Scholar Program. These programs are designed to support researchers who wish to spend a certain period...[more]