Early Career Researchers

Early Career Researchers

Acquiring, funding, establishing momentum

Picture: Katrin Binner – © Katrin Binner
Picture: Katrin Binner

This is where the career jump happens

At TU Darmstadt, talented and motivated young scientists find an outstanding environment under attractive employment and career conditions which they actively help form and in which they can optimally develop their potential.


“We are driven to offer young researchers optimum development opportunities and equip them for an outstanding academic career."


TU-President Hans Jürgen Prömel

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Promotion of early career researchers at the TU Darmstadt

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Prospective Doctoral Candidates

Dedicated early career researchers can pursue their doctorates individually under the supervision of the doctoral supervisor or as part of a structured doctorate programme.

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Doctoral Candidates

An innovative and excellent research environment: TU Darmstadt supports doctoral candidates in their individual career planning and development through targeted and tailor-made support.

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In order to promote postdocs in the best possible way, TU Darmstadt has set up career programmes that meet the challenges at the beginning of a career.

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Qualification phase for a professorship

Assistant Professorship, Tenure Track, Athene Young Investigator, Emmy Noether, Helmholtz or UNICO; TU Darmstadt offers an ideal environment for excellent early career researchers.

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Career at TU Darmstadt

Job offers, vocational training and personnel development: Offers for TU employees and potential employees.

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Graduate Organisation Ingenium

Ingenium is the umbrella organisation for promoting early career researchers at TU Darmstadt.

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Brochure: Early Career Researchers – the strategy at TU Darmstadt