Doctorate & Postdoc

Shape your career path at Leuphana

Professional qualification & (international) networking
As a doctoral student and postdoc, you will work and research at Leuphana University of Lüneburg in a vibrant, interdisciplinary and international environment. Here you will find the best conditions for close networking with your scientific community at home and abroad. As a doctoral student, you are automatically a member of a doctoral research group.

Promotion & career support
All doctoral students and postdocs benefit from excellent support measures (e.g. from the Qualification Fund) as well as a wide range of competence development and training options at Leuphana. Let the Graduate School's professional advisors and certified career coaches support you in your individual career planning.

Encounter & exchange
Discuss with doctoral candidates from your own and other doctoral courses in the seminars of the doctoral research groups and make new contacts in a relaxed atmosphere, for example at the events organised by Leuphana's Doctoral Student Council.

Arrive & participate
Would you like to become part of the community of doctoral students at Leuphana? In the section "Admission to Doctorate" we explain the steps you need to take. Are you still in doubt as to whether a doctorate is the right next career step for you? Take advantage of our counselling and coaching offers for those interested in doing a doctorate.

We look forward to meeting you!