Network for the promotion of young scientists!

The TU-Nachwuchsring is the central interdisciplinary institution for the support of young scientists at the RPTU, campus Kaiserslautern and offers all young scientists at the Campus Kaiserslautern (PhD students, postdocs, junior group leaders, junior professors and tenure-track professors) extensive support for the development of their careers.

For instance...

  ...professional and interdisciplinary training through courses,
  ...financial support instruments such as mobility and research funding,
  ...coaching offers
  ...or interdisciplinary networking

Interested? You will find more information on the following pages!

Der TU-Nachwuchsring

Who we are and what we work for!

Nachwuchsring mailing list

Our general newsletter through which we send current offers and announcements.

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Structure and formation

PostdocPlus mailing list

Mailing list for postdocs to network & inform.


More info & registration

Questions about the Nachwuchsring? Contact our office!


Dr. Inga Nissen

Tel.: +49 631 205 5223

E-mail: inga.nissen[at]rptu.de
E-mail: nwr-gf[at]rptu.de 


Project coordination

Raphael Petrikat

Tel.: +49 631 205 4171

E-mail: raphael.petrikat[at]rptu.de
E-mail: nwr-gf[at]rptu.de 

Our funding lines

Further education

Workshops & E-Learning offers

Mobility funding

Subsides for conference travel & research stays

Flex funding

for young scientists with a doctorate and their own research group


Individual and group coaching offers

Research funding

Start-up funding for research projects

Project funding

Further support opportunities for projects for young scientists