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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
Announcements on a bulletin board
Announcements & Job offers
Job vacancies, scholarship announcements & scholarship databases

Upcoming events

Appointment negotiations
11 Oct 2021
19:00 · Informationsveranstaltung
Tenure Track – How does it work? Appointment Procedures and general Information
First Tenure Track information event
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18 Oct 2021
19:00 · Informationsveranstaltung
Tenure Track in Humanities and Social Sciences
Second Tenure Track information event
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25 Oct 2021
19:00 · Informationsveranstaltung
Tenure Track in STEM research culture
Third Tenure Track information event

News

6 Jul 2021 · Life
Into the third funding phase with a boost for growth
The German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research (iDiv) Halle-Jena-Leipzig to receive additional millions
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The Jena experiment provides important data that are analysed in the iDiv.
30 Jun 2021 · Light
Keeping the tried and tested as well as daring the new
Start of the second funding period at the Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 1278 PolyTarget
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8 Jun 2021
Doctoral hat by Yiqiong Zhang​ chosen as most beautiful hat!
Voting results of the second virtual photo competition "Hats off!"
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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.
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