As a postdoctoral researcher, research group leader, or junior professor at the University of Duisburg-Essen, you can benefit from a broad range of support services. The UDE actively strives to make academic careers easier to plan and offers support to researchers at all career levels.
In the Research Academy Ruhr (RAR), the three universities Duisburg-Essen, Bochum and Dortmund furthermore offer joint programs for postdoctoral researchers and the Junior Faculty*. This enables you to optimally use the qualification phase after your doctorate to prepare for a career in research, business, or society.
On this page you will find an overview of qualification offers, information on funding opportunities and further support offers.
This UDE-internal funding programme aims at leading outstanding early career researchers to an own third-party funding proposal.
Further services at UDE
Qualification and Networking
Promoting women in academia: mentoring³ is an academic career development programme for female early career researchers of the UA Ruhr universities. Female doctoral and postdoctoral researchers who are aiming for a career in academia can participate in the programme in annual cycles.
Find further qualification and networking offers for postdoctoral researchers and Junior Faculty members within the University Alliance Ruhr at www.research-academy-ruhr.de.
* Junior Faculty includes all experienced postdoctoral researchers who are on their way to professorship in one of the following qualification phases: Habilitation candidates, research group leaders, junior professors, tenure track professors.