Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Life Sciences

Career Development

Planning the own career after the doctoral study period, either in academia or not, should start as early as possible. This page provides information on where to inform about your career opportunities.


Future career events in Berlin:

23.02.2022 Jobvector Career Day (virtuel)

Career Day Berlin

date not yet determined "Research in Germany" Virtual Career Fair


Offers of Humboldt Graduate School

Humboldt Graduate School (HGS) has a well aligned programme for career develoment
HGS offers:


an annual Career Day
(About 20 mostly graduated professionals give insights into their career paths and fields, and give information on entry, hurdles, delights, opportunities and challenges of their working life.)

Career counselling
(In a first meeting with a specially-trained coach, your own career aims, wishes and opportunities will be discussed. Thereby, you will explore which offers of HGS, HU (Berufliche Weiterbildung, Career Service, Humboldt Innovation etc.) or beyond (offers of other universities, events of professional associations, fairs etc.) could be helpful for you.)

Offers for further training, e.g. traing for writing applications and for job interviews

Mentoring programme, especially peer mentoring


Further information on all offers are available on the website of Humboldt Graduate School.