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Information for Postdocs


Postdocs im Austausch
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You are a postdoc at Bielefeld University or you are planning to spend your postdoc phase in Bielefeld? Do you need support in planning your academic career or a career outside academia? Would you like to apply for a third-party funded project for your postdoc phase or are you looking for funding opportunities?

On the following pages you will find extensive information on the research profile and research services of Bielefeld University, the various funding programmes and scholarships for postdocs, the university offers for career planning and development as well as the relevant research infrastructures and advice and contact points of the university.

Personnel Development Programme for Researchers and Teachers (PEP)

The Personnel Development Programme for Researchers and Teachers (PEP) is an important component in the promotion of young academics at Bielefeld University. Here you will find a wide range of offers to strengthen and develop your skills that are beneficial to your individual professional career.


You can still apply for the German Study Award of the Körber-Stiftung  until 1 March 2022.

The competition is aimed at young academics from all disciplines who have submitted an excellent dissertation of particular social significance in 2021. You can find all information on participation here.


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