Junior Faculty at Ulm University

Junior Faculty at IGradU is a program for junior researchers (e.g. postdocs) working at the Ulm University or University Medical Center Ulm.  A 'junior researcher‘ is a person with a Ph.D. but without a permanent faculty position.

The overall aim of Junior Faculty is to to promote the careers of young scientists through active interaction with the university, the faculty boards and the society.


  • To prepare its members to achieve success in their academic or industry  careers
  • To encourage interactions and facilitate collaborations among the faculty
  • To provide:

                - advice on balancing personal and professional responsibilities
                - opportunities for skill development
                - positive feedback and constructive criticism
                - gender equality