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International Mobility

Lise Meitner Program
for scientists from abroad

Target group Highly qualified scientists of any discipline who could contribute to the scientific development of an Austrian research institution by working at it.

Strengthening of the quality and the scientific know-how of the Austrian scientific community

creation of international contacts
completed doctoral studies
international scientific publications
No age limit
invitation from an Austrian research institution etc.
Length 12 to 24 months (project extension is not possible)

Dependent on the level of qualification
personnel costs of EUR 62.500 (Postdoc) or EUR 68.690 (Senior Postdoc) per year
plus EUR 10,000 for material, travel, assistance etc.

together with an Austrian co-applicant
accepted continuously, no application deadlines
in English
Allocation by the FWF Board based on an international review process
Processing time 3 to 4 months in general

Alexander Hanisch
Reinhard Schmidt
Susanne Woytacek

Current projects Robert Gass




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