Paderborn University offers excellent conditions for your academic qualification. Shape pioneering research and innovative teaching with us!
These webpages will provide you with information on potential careers within and outside of academia, on the manifold qualification opportunities and advisory services offered at Paderborn University as well as on research grants and financing options.
International researchers and employees may also contact our Welcome Service.
New in Germany?
International researchers coming to Paderborn University not only have to face the challenges of relocating, but also have to adapt to a new academic system. What are the academic career opportunities in Germany, what is the path to a professorship? The website “Research in Germany” provides you with helpful information, for example on how to obtain a PhD in Germany, on career options for postdocs, and on the different paths to a professorship. It also provides you with helpful tips and advices regarding funding options and fellowships. On the website, you will also be informed on how to prepare your stay in Germany.