Our Support For Your Career

The Jenny Aloni Centre brings together numerous institutions at Paderborn University that offer services for researchers in the early stages of their careers. Below you will find interdisciplinary offers and programmes that support you in planning and implementing your academic career.

Support for Research & Teaching

Research Service and Consulting

Paderborn University's Research Department supports you in the implementation of research projects and iin the acquisition of third-party funding on a national and international level.

Research Department

Writing Center (Kompetenzzentrum Schreiben)

The Writing Centre (Kompetenzzentrum Schreiben) provides offers on academic writing targeted not only atstudents but also at doctoral candidates and teachers. Through its various offers, the Writing Centre supports you through the entire writing process, from the conception phase to the conclusion.

Writing Centre

Higher Education Development Unit (HEDU) for Innovation in Education and University Didactics

The Higher Education Development Unit (HEDU) for Innovation in Education and University Didactics offers professors, research assistants, and student tutors extensive further training and advisory services in higher education didactics.


Ombudsperson for Good Research Practice

The Ombudsperson for Good Scientific Practice assists researchers at Paderborn University with questions regarding good scientific practice.


Support For Individual Career Development

Staff Development

Staff Development at Paderborn University supports and accompanies employees in all phases of their work. In addition to further education and training, conflict counselling and individual coaching are also available.

Staff Development

Advice For Start-ups

The Technology Transfer and Start-up Centre at Paderborn University (TecUP) supports and advises researchers interested in starting a business.


Support In Special Situations

Family Services

The Family Service Office supports researchers at Paderborn University in reconciling work and family life.

Family Services

Disabled Persons' Representative

The Disabled Persons' Representative ('Schwerbehindertenvertretung,' SBV) is the primary contact for researchers and employees with disabilities at Paderborn University. It represents their interests and advocates optimal working conditions.


Support For International Researchers

Welcome Services for International Researchers and Employees

The Welcome Services support international researchers and employees at Paderborn University with all questions regarding their stay in Paderborn.

Welcome Services

Information for Researchers at Risk

Researchers at risk will find information on how to continue their academic career in Germany here.

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