Career Paths with a Doctoral Degree

The following overview provides examples of areas and jobs where doctoral researchers and postdocs can be employed preferentially. It is intended to serve as inspiration and door opener for early-career scientists who are looking for an idea for their further career path. It is not exhaustive and will be continuously expanded.

Feel free to give us feedback or contact us if you have any suggestions for new content. This is a "living system" that benefits from your ideas.

Note: The institutions, foundations, facilities, etc. listed by name are selected by way of example only and provide no indication of the political stance of the persons involved or of Forschungszentrum Jülich.

Last Modified: 23.11.2023