This website is provided by the Einstein Foundation Berlin. The foundation aims to promote science and research of top international calibre in Berlin and to further strengthen the capital region of Germany as a centre of scientific excellence.

The Einstein Foundation is an incorporated, non-profit organization under German civil law. According to the version of foundation law of Berlin (GVBl. p. 674) from December 11th, 1997, the Einstein Foundation is subject to state control which is being lead by the Senatsverwaltung für Justiz (Senate Administration for Justice), in Salzburger Str. 21-25, 10825 Berlin.

Foundation register Berlin: certificate number 3416/926 /2, tax number: 27/605/58233

Despite thorough checks of the content of the website we do not guarantee that the information presented here is complete, accurate or up-to-date. We reserve the right to change or update the information on this website at any time and without prior announcement.

The doctoral programs featured on this website are responsible for the respective content of their profiles. The numbers on the welcome page are approximate figures.

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the Einstein Foundation is not responsible or liable for the content of websites accessed via external link.

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Copyright of images:
David Ausserhofer (FU Berlin), Pablo Castagnola (portraits), Ulrich Dahl (TU Berlin), Universität Potsdam, Heike Zappe (HU Berlin)

With kind permission of those featured.

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