Call for nominations starts: "ORIGINS PhD Awards 2022"

For the fourth time, the Excellence Cluster ORIGINS awards two outstanding dissertations in the field of astro-, nuclear and particle physics as well as biophysics. Interdisciplinary thesis topics adressing one of the important milestones of the cluster and connecting various research disciplines will be preferred. The application deadline is 15 July 2022.

Cutout poster PhD Award 2022

Candidates are nominated by their PhD supervisor by a nomination letter. The supervisors have to be a member of one of the Cluster partner institutions (TUM, LMU, MPA, MPE, MPP, MPIB, IPP, ESO or LRZ). The PhD theses have to be submitted, reviewed and graded either at the TU München or at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität between 16 July 2021 and 15 July 2022.

The "ORIGINS PhD Awards 2022" are endowed with 2,000 Euros each. The application deadline is 15 July 2022. The awardees are invited to present their award-winning theses during the Science Week 2022 of the Excellence Cluster ORIGINS in Kloster Seeon (28.11. – 01.12.2022)

Application including nomination letter, a pdf of the PhD thesis, and first and second referee letter have to be sent to: 

Excellence Cluster ORIGINS
Alice M. Smith-Gicklhorn
Boltzmannstr. 2
85748 Garching

Announcement poster “ORIGINS PhD Award“ as pdf for download: small version and large version