Department for Research Services  

Department for Research Services

Service of the Department

Tasks and Contacts

The Department of Research and Transfer Services is responsible for the subject areas Research Funding and Application Support, Transfer, as well as Third-Party Funding Service (starting October 01., 2017). It is our goal to provide a comprehensive support service beginning at the funding application up to the project finalization bundling the required expertise regarding the regulations of the different funding entities.

Subject Area 11 Research Funding and Application Support advises on all questions regarding research funding and provides support for the application process.

Subject Area 12 Third-Party Funding Service attends to and supports the requested third-party funded projects after receiving formal approval.

The Application Support and the Third-Party Funding Service are cooperatively working in teams dedicated to specific funding bodies.

Subject Area 13 Transfer supports our scientists’ innovative and patent-oriented efforts regarding the transfer of knowledge and technologies, as well as start-up initiations.

The Executive Department is commissioned with supervising strategic projects (Excellence Initiative, Research Information) and processing legal matters.

Dr. Thomas Horstmann

Dr. Thomas Horstmann

Head of Department

Ritterstraße 26,
Room 310
04109 Leipzig

+49 341 97-35000
+49 341 97-35009
  • Head of the Department
  • Policy Matters research funding and transfer

last update: 10.08.2018 


Department of Research and Transfer Service
Office:                                                                                                                                                         Beatrice Metzner-Schneider
Ritterstraße 26
04109 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97-35000
Fax: +49 341 97-35009

Electronic Research Funding Information System ELFI

Electronic Research Funding Information System ELFI

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