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Joachim Herz Foundation


The Joachim Herz Stiftung is committed to the advancement of education, science and research in the fields of the natural sciences and business administration. The foundation promotes individual initiative, high performance and personal responsibility. Its activities focus on talented young people. The Joachim Herz Stiftung has its headquarters in Hamburg and maintains a branch office in Berlin.

The foundation is involved in regional, national and international projects. Its activities are primarily operational, and encompass cooperative projects with other foundations and partner organizations of an educational and scientific nature. The Joachim Herz Stiftung conducts its activities independently of any political, governmental or religious interests. In line with its founder’s entrepreneurial spirit, the foundation’s work is guided by principles such as competition, quality and efficiency.

Fellowships for young researchers

In 2012 the Joachim Herz Stiftung has been offering five three-year fellowships to outstanding young researchers at the PIER Helmholtz Graduate School. Since then, the foundation grants fellowships to up to six additional doctoral candidates. The fellowships support highly qualified young researchers with a generous  monthly allowance and funding for basic equipment, research assignments, workshops/events and attendance at international conferences.

More information: http://www.joachim-herz-stiftung.de/

Giovanni Rabuffo
Theoretical Physics
Phillip Witthöft
Nataliia Kovalchuk
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
Jhilik Majumdar
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
Event Calendar
14 Jan. 2019 to 16 Jan. 2019
Chaired by: Bernd Klein
Location: Seminar room 3
Today - 12:00
Location: Großer Gästespeisesaal
Today - 14:00
Speaker: Trygve Helgaker (Hyllearas Centre for Quantum Molecular Sciences, Department of Chemistry, University of Oslo, Norway)
Location: seminar rooms I-II, ground floor
Today - 14:30
Speaker: Felix Aharonian (MPI Heidelberg)
Location: build. 2a, SR2
Today - 17:00
Speaker: Daniel Hirschmeier, Uni Hamburg
Location: Hörsaal INF
17 Jan. 2019 09:30
Chaired by: Alexander Schiller
Location: 456, building 25f
17 Jan. 2019 10:00
Speaker: Matteo Lucchini
Location: SR I+II
17 Jan. 2019 11:00
Chaired by: FS-LA
Speaker: Anne-Lise Viotti (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden)
Location: 13
17 Jan. 2019 12:00
Speaker: Fady Bishara (DESY)
Location: Library
17 Jan. 2019 14:00
Location: Konferenzraum 2
17 Jan. 2019 14:15
Speaker: Jacob Bourjaily (Niels Bohr Institute)
Location: SR2
18 Jan. 2019 08:00
Chaired by: Hans Fangohr
Speaker: Dr. HAUF, Steffen (Eur. XFEL), Prof. FANGOHR, Hans (European XFEL GmbH)
Location: E1.173
18 Jan. 2019 09:30
Chaired by: Alexander Schiller
Location: 456, building 25f
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