25. November 2022






PhD Candidates: D
Postdocs: D



Dr. Matthias Zach

Counsels students and researchers on all relevant aspects of their careers. After completing his education in Oxford, Paris and Tübingen, he worked as a literary scholar, science manager and translator. Since 2020 he has been a trainer and coach for careers advice for university graduates.

Job Applications in Germany

A Digital Event for PhD Candidates and Postdocs

Dear participants,
In order to get the link to this online event (in case you have already registered) or to sign up for this worksho, please write an email to
Due to some technical problems, the automatic online registration is not possible

Wimpel Englisch VertikalIn this workshop, you will reflect upon the key features of written applications in Germany, and you will learn how to present your achievements and competencies in a convincing manner.








Topics we deal with:

  • Relevant differences between academic and non-academic applications
  • How to read a job advertisement
  • Preparation steps for writing a persuasive application
  • Typical elements of an application dossier
  • Adjustment of my dossier to different (kinds of) positions
  • Cover letter and CV: contents, structure, ways of highlighting my competencies
  • Particular challenges for international candidates (language etc.)


In addition, there is room for your individual questions and concerns.

If possible, please bring a suitable job ad with you (i. e. for a job that suits your profile and/or a job you consider applying for).


An event of STIBET funded by the DAAD with financial means of the German Federal Foreign Office



Wann 25.11.2022
von 09:00 bis 15:30
Wo Videoconference
Name Dariia Orobchuk (IPZ)
Kontakttelefon 0261 287-2952
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