Working at the University of Tübingen

Research. Relevance. Responsibility.

We conduct outstanding research to find solutions to social challenges. To do this we need excellent researchers and talented academic support staff. Join us in our mission.

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The University of Tübingen is among the world’s top 100 universities and employs over 7,000 people in research, teaching, administration and technology.

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IT & Library / Technology & Maintenance / Administration
IT & Library / Technology & Maintenance / Administration

We offer stimulating jobs in IT, library work, technology, maintenance and administration that enable you to contribute to the success of the University.


We offer excellent conditions for researching and teaching. Get started on your path to a professorship here at the University of Tübingen.

Postdocs, assistant professors, junior research group leaders
Academic careers

Postdocs, assistant professors, junior research group leaders – we boost your career with qualification programs, individual coaching and advice.

Information for international researchers

A warm welcome!

Tübingen University is open to the world, with over 1,500 international researchers and more than 4,000 international students. You can find information and services to make your move easier here.

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Reasons to work for us

Excellent research conditions
We value excellence

Tübingen is a University of Excellence. Discover our first-class research infrastructure, research services and long-standing tradition.

We live our values

We are always developing new measures to support equal opportunities, diversity, sustainability and internationalism, as well as good, reliable leadership.

Career development
We support your career

Your talent and your dedication are the foundations of our excellence. So we offer you plenty of opportunities to keep developing.

We offer numerous advantages

We educate future generations and conduct research into socially relevant subjects – and all our workforce contributes to this. Besides a meaningful job, you can benefit from working with us in many ways.

Family and career
We balance work and life

The University of Tübingen has been certified as a family-friendly university for many years. We help you to achieve a happy balance between your work and your private life.

Tübingen and the region
We love Tübingen

Tübingen is culture, nature, sustainability – and situated in the metropolitan region of Stuttgart. Discover our multifaceted location.

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