Dr. Hermann Eiselen Doctoral Program of the Fiat Panis Foundation


Support of doctoral research in the area of nutrition and food security


With its program “Dr. Hermann Eiselen PhD Grant”, the Foundation fiat panis supports research on food security and rural development in developing countries. This grant provides doctoral students from the Center for Development Research (ZEF) at the University of Bonn and the Food Security Center (FSC) at the University of Hohenheim with funding for sound empirical research in the area of food security.

Since the fiat panis Foundation began funding the ZEF Doctoral Studies Program in 2011, 83 doctoral students have been funded at ZEF. 70 were funded for research, 13 for a conference visit. 49 dissertations funded by the fiat panis Foundation have already been successfully completed.

Duration of the Project

Since 2011

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Joachim von Braun

Prof. Dr. Joachim von Braun