German Research Chair in "Mathematics and its applications" at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Rwanda

Informationen for collaborative partner(s) in Germany

An objective of the German Research Chairs in “Mathematics and its applications" at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) is to foster networking between AIMS and German academia. The chair holder at AIMS will enter into collaboration with German partner institutions, which may be represented by academics at universities and non-university research institutions in Germany. A statement by a collaborative partner in Germany is part of the application.

If you are providing a statement in your capacity as a collaborative partner of an applicant for a German Research Chair we should be grateful if you would make use of the List of questions for collaborative partners when preparing your statement. Please answer all the questions so that we can do full justice to the applicant in the evaluation process.

You can rest assured that your statement will be treated confidentially by the Humboldt Foundation administration and the selection committee.

Information on the selection criteria for the Research Chair at AIMS can be found in the relevant Programme Information.

For further questions please contact: GermanResearchChairs(at)

Please upload your statement to the application in a secure area. The applicant will send you the link to this area by email. The closing date for applications is 15 May 2020. Please provide your statement in due time.


Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Selection Department
Jean-Paul-Str. 12
53173 Bonn, Germany

Fax: 0049 (0)228-833 212

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