Information and Counselling

Information and Counselling

Please note:

Due to maternity leave, individual counselling will not be available until January 2019. In urgent cases, please contact .

As single point for all general questions regarding the promotion of early career researchers, Ingenium offers information for (prospective) doctoral candidates and postdocs as well as to professors and members of the departments and research associations at TU Darmstadt.

Additionaly, all early career researchers may make use of an individual counselling.

Who can turn to counselling?

Ingenium offers individual counselling primarily for:

  • Prospective Doctoral Candidates at TU Darmstadt
  • Doctoral candidates at TU Darmstadt
  • Postdocs at TU Darmstadt

Prospective doctoral candidates and early career researchers of other higher education institutions interested in coming to TU Darmstadt are also welcome to make use of our counselling service.

International candidates may also get in contact with the Welcome Center (Directorate International Affairs).

Which concerns may be addressed?

Before the doctorate

  • Orientation and decision making
  • Overview over PhD models
  • Financing & funding
  • Finding a supervisor
  • Structure of the doctorate
  • Preparing the doctorate

During the doctorate

  • Structuring of the doctoral phase
  • Further qualification
  • International experience
  • Career perspectives and career planning in science
  • Career perspectives and career planning outside science
  • Special challenges during the doctorate
  • Preparing the postdoc phase

Postdoc phase

  • Further qualification
  • International experience
  • Career perspectives and career planning outside science
  • Career perspectives and career planning outside science
  • Financing and (research) funding

For all other concerns, we are happy to pass on your request to the respective service institutions at TU Darmstadt.

Dr. Angela Müller

Magdalenenstraße 25
64289 Darmstadt

Office: S1|21 A205

+49 6151 16-57222


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