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Academic Career

Information and support for the PhD, the postdoc phase and the start of a professorship
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FAQ for doctoral candidates and postdocs

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The measures to contain the spread of the corona virus can in some cases interfere with regular research activities. Therefore, we have compiled the most important questions and answers that are relevant for doctoral candidates and postdocs on the following page.

FAQ for doctoral candidates and postdocs

 

Career phases, institutions and funding opportunities

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Research-oriented Studying
Academic careers already start within bachelor and master studies
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Doctoral Phase
Welcome service, advice, qualification and networking
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Postdoctoral phase
Information on career steps, general conditions and offers of the...
University; Law; Professor
Becoming a professor
Tenure track, appointment procedures, new appointments
Structure, Organisation
Institutions
Contacts for all matters around your PhD and postdoc phase
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Funding schemes of Jena University
Scholarships, material and travel cost support as well as mentoring...
Welcome and Service Desk for Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs
Welcome and Service Desk for Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs
Service and advice for doctoral candidates and postdocs
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Qualifications Portal
Workshops and more to further your professional qualification
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Announcements & Job offers
Job vacancies, scholarship announcements & scholarship databases

Upcoming events

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Informationsveranstaltung
Tage der Vielfalt - Diversity Days 2022
Event series from May 17 to June 15, 2022
Promovierte 2019
14:00 · Festveranstaltung
Online PhD Graduation Ceremony on Schillertag
In a ceremonial setting the doctoral and habilitation prizes are awarded and all doctoral candidates are honoured who...
Schillerbüste
14:00 · Festveranstaltung · Informationsveranstaltung
Schillertag (Schiller day)
Festive event and graduation ceremony, church service and summer fest

News

Enhance your professional profile
Application for Graduate Academy’s certificate programmes is possible until 06 June
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Mehrere Zertifikate
Welcome and Service Desk for Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs is open again
New opening hours
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Advise at Welcome and Service Desk for Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs
How can birth risks be minimised?
Doctoral researcher of the Placenta Laboratory wins Three-Minute-Thesis-Competition
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The Three Minute Thesis Competition winner of 2022: Heba El-Shorafa
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Jena School for Microbial Communication (JSMC)
The JSMC is not only an Excellence Graduate School, but also a lively network of scientists from a broad variety of natural & life sciences institutes and an umbrella organization for three Research Training Groups in Jena.

Social Media for Doctoral Candidates and Postdocs