Junior Scientist and International Researcher Center (JUNO)

The Junior Scientist and International Researcher Center of HHU offers interdisciplinary qualification and soft skill trainings for postdocs, young research group leaders and junior professors in order to support the scientific independency of the young academics at HHU. JUNO is also the central contact and service center for international doctoral researchers, postdocs and visiting scientists who are taken care of in frame of the Welcome Service for international researchers. JUNO is part of Heine Research Academies.

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Please use one of the following links to access our pages directly and find more information about doctoral research at HHU:

PhD Meetup Düsseldorf

Welcome! PhD Meetup Düsseldorf is intended to bring together past, present and future PhDs, like-minded people and other experts to improve their academic network. We meet regularly in a casual manner, have some drinks together and talk about any topic you may be interested in...more

JUNO meet up – Setting up and managing research teams 27 November

Three research group leaders have experiences to share in leading teams and collaborating in research networks. They will talk about their first attempts to set up their research groups, recruiting researchers and technicians and how rewarding leadership is but also which struggels come with it.

Academic Career Development Programme - apply now!

You are pursuing an academic career and want to advance your skills to meet the challenges of your everyday research environment? The interdisciplinary and english-speaking programme supports your personal career in academia and facilitates training in a small set peer group.

The Young Academy is looking for new members

In 2019, the Young Academy will again elect ten new members. Applications are open to committed and excellent young scientists and artists with an interest in interdisciplinary work at the interfaces of science, art, society and politics. The closing date for applications is 30 November 2018.





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Junior Scientist and
International Researcher Center (JUNO)

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Building 16.11.
Level 04 Room 30/33
Universitätsstr. 1
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 211 81-13405/13564
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