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Career guidance for PhD students, postdocs and young researchers

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For general career-related questions as well as specific questions on career paths in economy and society, please contact:



Dr. Roda Niebergall
Room: X-E1-102
Tel.: +49 521-106 3023

Eva Osterloff
Room: X-E1-102
Tel.: +49 521 106-3786

Dr. Julia Koppmann
Room: X-E1-239
Tel.: +49 521-106 12764


You can reach the entire career advice team at: and

Dear doctoral students and postdocs,

Are you considering continuing your career outside of academia?
Would you like to keep all options open for as long as possible?
Or are you already looking for a job outside the university job market?    
We are happy to support you! On this page, we would like to give you an overview of how we can help you with your career orientation and the planning process. If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are happy to hear from you!


Counselling: In our counselling sessions, you will receive individual support in planning your career. You can book an appointment directly via our Career Service Portal or by sending us an e-mail.

Events: In our regular network events, such as our “Woche der Berufsorientierung“, “Career & Coffee”, and “Meet the female professionals!”, you will gain insights into different professional fields and connect with potential employers.

Workshops: Our workshops cover a wide range of topics, including decision-making, assessing your competencies, how to look for jobs and preparing job applications.

Career Service Portal: This is where you can register for our workshops and counselling appointments. You can also access our job board and the download area with extensive work materials as well as an overview of events of (regional) companies.

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