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Information for Academic Staff Members

Are you looking for individual financing options or career programs? Here, female researchers at all career levels will find a wide range of options.

In addition, the university offers many services to support researchers in balancing their career and family life: child care services on campus, individual counseling, and a Parent and Child Room.

Bridge Funding

Your scholarship will expire shortly before you complete your doctorate or your chair has no positions available? Learn more about the available bridge funding and completion funding options for female researchers.

Grants for Travel Expenses

Women Go Abroad: The Department of Equal Opportunity and Social Diversity subsidizes  the international mobility of female researchers as part of their research activities.

Mentoring and Training

Draw from the experience of successful female researchers and become a mentee. Benefit from this support on your way to the top.

Student and Research Assistant Funds for Researchers

Reducing working hours for family reasons and at the same time sharpening your research profile: this is possible thanks to the university’s student and research assistant funds.

Child Care

Good child care is the basic requirement for reconciling family responsibilities and career or studies: Find reliable child care services on campus for your children from 0 to 6 years.

Parent and Child Room

If your regular caregiver cancels at short notice, just take your child with you to university. In the Parent and Child Room, you can work or study while your child can play.


Are there any conflicts you cannot resolve on your own? The counseling service of the Department of Equal Opportunity and Social Diversity will be happy to offer you advice and support on different topics.

Gender Consulting

The Department of Equal Opportunity and Social Diversity supports you in applying for, evaluating, designing, and implementing the required measures.