Welcome to GRACE!
The Graduate Center creates optimal conditions for successful (post)doctoral studies. It contributes to the development of functioning structures in the field of doctoral studies at the University of Basel that are in line with the university’s mission statement and strategy as well as its quality standards and demand for competitiveness. GRACE promotes interdisciplinary exchange and prepares researchers for future challenges inside and outside of academia. In addition to offering various training formats and organizing networking events, GRACE is a contact and service point for concerns regarding all aspects of (post)doctoral studies.
Information on Doctoral and Postdoctoral Studies
Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs
Information on Supervision and Mentoring
Supervisors and Mentors
Information on Quality Management
Information on the Work Environment
Frequently Asked Questions
The Successful Career Program
Events organized by GRACE
News and Events
Cross-Border Education Grant 2022: Call
The Cross-Border Education Grant of the University of Basel is intended to support cooperation projects in teaching at the master’s and (post)doctoral level within the trinational university network Eucor – The European Campus. Funding is available for innovative bi- and tri-national courses in HS 2023 and FS 2024, which are taught by lecturers of the University of Basel in cooperation with at least one Eucor partner university (call). Applications can be submitted until June 7, 2022 via the online application form.
War in Ukraine
The University of Basel would like to offer refugee students and researchers from Ukraine the opportunity to live and work academically in Basel. The website War in Ukraine provides an overview of the offers.
diss:kurs is an event where PhD students and Postdocs present their research project to a wider public. The next event will take place on May 12, 2022 at Kaisersaal Theater Fauteuil/Tabourettli. The invitation for the event and information on how to register can be found on our diss:kurs website.
FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world. Registration for the FameLab heat in Basel on April 28 has recently opened.
For further information and registration visit the FameLab-Homepage.
You can get an impression of last year's FameLab heat in Basel on YouTube.