Application requirements Post-Doc

Candidates should e-mail their

  1. CV,
  2. transcripts of degrees,
  3. a list of publications,
  4. the most important publication or a substantial research text (as pdf),
  5. an outline of their future research programme,
  6. the application form and
  7. two letters of reference from academic teachers

to: . The letters of reference should be directly sent to us by the recommenders.

Applicants are required to hold a superior PhD in one of the above mentioned disciplines or an equivalent degree in a related discipline. Candidates should have either already published in leading academic journals or show interest and potential to do so. Knowledge of German would be useful but is not required. All scholars are expected to choose Jena as their place of residence.

All applications are reviewed by the assessment committee. Promising candidates are invited to a personal interview.

Each candidate is interviewed individually. The interview may consist of a short presentation by the applicant and a question-and-answer session. The presentation may focus on the candidate’s future academic work.