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Careers Inside Academia

Research profile, publications, funding, teaching experience, management & leadership skills are crucial for your academic portfolio. For developing your career, it's useful to regularly reflect your achievements and identify your strengths and gaps.

Academic portfolio & CV check

We assist you with professional feedback and suggestions for improvement for your academic portfolio and CV. Our support is focused on creating a thoughtful, organized and effective CV according to the job you are applying for.

Job interview preparation

Have you been invited to a job interview and not sure how to prepare? We congratulate and support you by reviewing potential interview questions, practicing your expression, handling difficult interview situations and improving your confidence.

Advice on employment contract

Your employment contract often contains a reference to the Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG). This law and its 12-year rule regulates the maximum duration of fixed-term employment in academia.

Research Stay Abroad

Here are the key points from our GeoPostdocSession in January 2021.

Funding for your Research

Have a look at our info graphic from the  GeoPostdocSession in March 2021.

Proposal Writing

Here is the summary from our GeoPostdocSession in September 2020.