Academic career opportunities
Excellent research and working conditions for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers
Universität Hamburg not only provides you with excellent research and working conditions it also sets standards with a broad spectrum of measures aimed at boosting research and academic career opportunities.
As part of the University’s excellence strategy these measures are consolidated under the heading Hanseatic Academic Career, following the principle of Recruiting—Fostering—Retaining in addition to the hitherto predominant Fostering—Advancing—Transferring career approach. Find below further information on your next career steps at UHH.Current Job Opportunities
Attractive Careers in Research, Teaching and Higher Education Management
Prof. Dr. Elisa Linseisen is a tenure-track professor of digital audiovisual media at Universität Hamburg. In this short interview, we learn more about Prof. Linseisen and her motives.
Fast-Track Doctoral Program
Katharina Holube is one of the first doctoral researchers in the Fast-Track Program at Universität Hamburg. In the interview below, we introduce her and the opportunities the Fast-Track Program program affords.
Research and Higher Education Management
Dr. Katrin Seelhorst works in the office of the dean for the Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences. Below, we introduce her and her work in research and higher education management.
Research Assistant for Teaching (WiMiLe)
Dr. Patrick Grommes is a research assistant with teaching duties at Universität Hamburg. He talks about his work in a short interview.
Dr. Eline Gerritsen holds a postdoctoral fellowship at Universität Hamburg in the Institute of Philosophy.
Junior Research Group Leader
Dr. Hannah-Lena Hagemann heads a junior research group in the Asia-Africa-Institute at Universität Hamburg. Below she explains what her work means to her.
Career-related Events and Activities
Our calendar posts various events and activities related to research, academic, and other career opportunities for prospective and enrolled doctoral researchers and postdoctoral researchers at Universität Hamburg. Enjoy!Calendar of Events
More Advising Offers
Universität Hamburg provides support if, for example, you are a researcher from abroad who wishes to come to the University, have questions about shaping the supervising relationship, have questions about family obligations, or if you need individual advice.
Internal Offers and Information
Members of Universität Hamburg can access the Staff Service Portal for the offers below. The University Administration’s Staff Service Portal includes information about the workplace, purchasing, business-related travel, HR services, and more.
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