Discussion Paper of the Institute for Organisational Economics 11/2011

Besonderheiten der Bewerbung um Promotionsstellen und -gelegenheiten
Alexander Dilger
November 2011



Peculiarities of Applications for Positions and Opportunities for Doctoral Students

Academic positions and unpaid opportunities for doctoral students have some peculiarities, especially the possibility to receive a doctorate. Moreover the potential employers and job postings at university have special features. To know them is important for a meaningful decision for or against applications for such positions and opportunities and also for the optimal composition of these applications.