European Research Funding



The team of the Research Funding Department can help you with European-level research projects. We offer: 

  • Initial advice on EU programmes and EU research funding
  • Current information on open calls in our undefineddatabase and our newsletter undefinedCurrent Funding Programmes
  • Events (seminars, workshops, EU Meet & Mingle)
  • Advice and assistance in the proposal phase
  • Information and proposal templates in our undefineddownload centre (intranet)
  • Support in contract negotiations with project partners and the European Commission
  • Help with project management (main focus: Horizon 2020)


Project implementation

For an EU project to run successfully, efficient project management is essential. At HHU, third party-funded projects are implemented in close cooperation between the project manager and the Third-party Funding Department.

Information on the EU Framework Programm for Research and Innovation

Advice on European Research Funding

Research Advisor

Patricia Nitsch

Building: 16.11
Floor/Room: 04.49
Phone +49 211 81-11398

Research Advisor

Dr. Claudia Whittle

Building: 16.11
Floor/Room: 04.57
Phone +49 211 81-15416

Research Advisor (EU)

Martina Kuhlmann

Building: 16.11
Floor/Room: 04.57
Phone +49 211 81-12574
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