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The reviewers who assess funding proposals are chosen for their expertise in a particular field. If a proposal ‘crosses’ subjects, this affects the choice of reviewers. A DFG study published in English at the beginning of 2016 demonstrates that these interdisciplinary reviews of DFG proposals are in fact more the rule than the exception (DFG, 2016). The review boards used by the DFG are a very good example of the subject orientation of the DFG’s funding activities. The review boards are panels which play an important role in the processing and review of proposals submitted to the DFG.

This applies at the level of individual persons and institutes and at the level of entire institutions (such as HEIs), which have a very different third-party funding affinity depending on their subject profile (cf. 3). 3 The classification system used by the Federal Statistical Office for financial statistics does not allow a subdivision into the DFG-defined research areas of mechanical and industrial engineering, thermal engineering / process engineering, and materials science and engineering.

De/fundingatlas). If we again look at the figures relative to staff size and subject profile, once more the universities with Institutional Strategies prove to be far above average in terms of obtaining DFG funding. It should be noted that Institutional Strategies funding (like awards for infrastructure programmes) were not included in this relative calculation because they are not linked to specific subjects. All universities with Institutional Strategies in the first or second phase (the second not being decided until 2012) are also in leading places in the relative view, with six of them ranking among the ten universities with the most DFG funding in relative terms.

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