In­form­a­tion and guid­ance

for new employees and their managers/support staff

Welcome to Paderborn University!

I’m delighted that you’ve decided to join our staff. We want to offer you an interesting and varied job and hope that you’ll feel at home here.

To help you get settled into your new working environment, we have compiled some key and interesting information on this webpage. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us or any of the other Human Resources teams or divisions – we’ll be more than happy to help!  

We wish you a smooth start and all the best for your new job!
Your Staff Development team

Contact HR Development

Division 4.5 HR Development (Team)
Stefanie Jürgenhake (Division Head): Tel. 2543
Dr. Caroline Wozny: Tel. 3588
Dr. Johanna Braukmann: Tel. 3587
Lea Dören: Tel. 2529


New to Paderborn?

A little big city of green oases, a high-tech IT hub with a medieval imperial residence: We hope you feel at home in our city on the Pader River.

Places of interest
Citizens Advice Bureau (Bürgerservice)
Event Calendar


Die Hochschulübergreifende Fortbildung NRW bietet in ihrem Programm regelmäßig die Kurse "Wie funktioniert Hochschule - Ein allgemeiner Überblick" sowie "Grundlagen des Verwaltungshandelns"  an. Dieses sind für Mitarbeitende aller NRW-Hochschulen kostenfrei. Infos zur Anmeldung hier.