The Hertie School is a partner of the Research Training Group "The Dynamics of Demography, Democratic Processes and Public Policy" (DYNAMICS) financed by the German Research Foundation (DFG). DYNAMICS is a joint doctoral programme with Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. It provides PhDs with doctoral training in theories and methods of demography, democracy and public policy.

DYNAMICS has a separate application process. The deadline for applications is 7 January 2021.

PhD candidates of DYNAMICS who are supervised by a Hertie School faculty member are usually matriculated at the Hertie School.

Associated Hertie School faculty