Das Promotionskolleg der NRW School of Governance

The members of the doctoral college of the nrw school of governance

The doctoral-program and -college “Promovendenkolleg” provides scientific and administrative support for internal and external doctoral candidates at the Institute of Political Science, University of Duisburg-Essen.

Together with the PhD network (DoKNet) of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Duisburg-Essen, it supports doctoral students in their dissertation projects and promotes their interconnection. In addition, the college is involved in the dokFORUM of the University of Duisburg -Essen. The dokForum connects doctoral students from the fields of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences and thereby promotes opportunities for interdisciplinary exchange with other PhD students and scientists.

On the following pages you will find more information about:

  • The curriculum of the College;
  • The alumni of the College;
  • The fellows;
  • Sponsors and funding programs;
  • Conditions for access to the College.



Dr. Taylan Yildiz

Reserach Associate at the chair “Political System of Germany”
Tel.: 49 (0) 203/379 – 2468