Call for scholarships


The institute is currently advertising three PhD scholarships related to the following topics:


Head Injuries in Football
(in cooperation with the University Paderborn)

Positionspecific Nutrition in Football
(funded by and in cooperation with the German FA)

Neuro-Athletic Training in Football
(funded by and in cooperation with the German FA)


Candidates can apply for one of these projects. The respective project has to be clearly stated within the application. Candidates with a university degree (Diploma, Master, MD, or other degrees considered equal) are asked to send applications including CV, description of academic performance and research experience, translated copies of university certificates (German or English), two letters of recommendation and a letter of motivation no later than December 31st, 2019 to the following e-mail address preferably as single pdf file): s.skorski@mx.uni-saarland.de. Alternatively, documents can be sent to the following postal address: Sabrina Skorski, Institute of Sports and Preventive Medicine, Saarland University, PhD program ‘Science and Health in Football, Campus Bldg. B 8.2, D-66123 Saarbrücken, Germany.