Documents to be provided

For an application for one of the Dorothea Schlözer postdoc positions the following documents are to be provided and to be uploaded exclusively via the online application portal.

  • Cover letter stating the applicants motivation for the position
  • Candidate’s curriculum vitae in tabular form, including a list of publications and funding (e.g. scholarships, third-party funded projects etc.)
  • An exposé describing the planned work (max. 10 pages including bibliography)
  • University degree certificates (B.A. certificate, M.A. certificate or equivalent, Doctoral certificate or certification of successful disputation)
  • Short summary of doctoral thesis (1 page max.)
  • Two publications (article, book chapter, important public presentation)
  • A statement of a scientific cooperation partner at one of the above-mentioned Faculties to professionally promote the Postdoc and to provide the appropriate infrastructure in case of a successful application (see form)
  • A statement from the respective faculty (Deanery), to provide the required financing of the position in case of a successful application (see form)
  • A short description of the current financing situation

  • The following documents are to be sent directly to the program coordinator by the authors:
  • Two references from scientists in the applicant’s scientific field (e.g. primary reviewers of the dissertation, future cooperation partners)