SNSF professorships address young researchers who wish to establish their own team to realise a research project. SNSF professorships are awarded ad personam and aim at young researchers with the potential for a long-range career in Academia.
Geschäftsstelle der Forschungskommission
Dr. Stefan Graf
Fon: +41 (0)71 224 2879
An institutional reference letter by the rectorate of the University of St. Gallen has to be attached to the application.
Annually: 1st May
4 years, may be extended max. 2 years
Level of education
Researcher with Ph.D.
scholarships / personnel costs, project
A SNSF professorship includes the researcher's salary (assistant professorship level), a research grant, salaries of employees as well as a contribution to infrastructure costs.