Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Division Research Funding

The Division Research Funding informs and advises the researchers of HU Berlin on the acquisition of third-party funding projects from national, European and international research funding programs and supports them in applying for individual and cooperative research projects. In addition, the division supports the university' s executive board in all matters concerning research strategy and institutional proposals.


 Head of Division Research Funding 

Dr. Christoph Raiser
Phone: (030) 2093-12930


Research Advisor DFG

Responsibilities Person
Research Training Groups Kerstin Klug
Collaborative Research Centers Dr. Magdalena Zürner
  Dr. Maria Abad Andrade
Research Units Christina Jacobshagen
Emmy-Noether-Program Dr. Valerie Popp
Heisenberg-Program Dr. Christoph Raiser
Temporary Positions for Principal Investigators Dr. Valerie Popp
Major Instrumentation Kerstin Klug
Further Funding Formats (DFG) Kerstin Klug
  Dr. Maria Abad Andrade
Clusters of Excellence Dr. Magdalena Zürner
Dr. Katharina Kreuzpaintner
Jan Niggemeier


Research Advisor Foundations, Federal & State Funding

Responsibilities Person
Federal Ministries & state funding Christina Jacobshagen
  Ravindranath Constantin Somaratne
  Dr. Maria Abad Andrade
Einstein Foundation Dr. Christoph Raiser
  Dr. Carsten Gerrits
Foundations and other Funders Dr. Christoph Raiser
  Dr. Carsten Gerrits
  Dr. Valerie Popp


Research Advisor EU

Responsibilities Person
ERC and Collaborative Research (Horizon Europe) Dr. Caroline Schleier
MSCA (Horizon Europe) Ravindranath Constantin Somaratne


Research Advisor Science Awards

Responsibilities Person
Science Awards Dr. Valerie Popp


Research Advisor Postdoc Consulting

Responsibilities Person
Postdoc Consulting Dr. Valerie Popp