H.C. Ørsted Postdoc - COFUND

The next call for the H.C. Ørsted COFUND Postdoc programme will open in December 2016 


All eligible applicants for the 2016 call have now received notice of the decision regarding their application.


Application deadline for the 2016 call was February 23, 2016 (midnight CET).


With this call DTU invites highly talented young researchers who have obtained outstanding results during their PhD studies and who have demonstrated excellence and potential in their field of study, to apply for one of the individual postdoc fellowships under the H.C. Ørsted Postdoc programme, co-funded by Marie Curie Actions. The programme is named after Hans Christian Ørsted, discoverer of electromagnetism and founder of the university.

COFUNDPostdocDTU achieves the goals of Marie Curie COFUND by increasing the European-wide mobility possibilities for training and career development of experienced researchers. The programme will contribute to the researchers’ career development, broadening and deepening their individual competencies by exposing them to an international and multidisciplinary environment. The programme is based on incoming mobility and will enable candidates from all over the world to carry out curiosity-driven, bottom-up research projects within all branches of engineering science at DTU.

DTU fully acknowledges the importance of equal opportunities regardless of gender and ethnicity. To further promote equal opportunities, DTU will implement a new initiative for the 2016 call; gender and ethnicity blinded reviews. Applicants should refrain from using their names and gender specific pronouns in the research plan. Names and nationality listed in the templates for the research plan and CV will be hidden by the secretariat prior to the external peer review.

To enable the unique identification of each application, applicants must assign their application with an acronym.


DTU welcomes applications from all interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background.