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More freedom for teaching and research

More freedom for teaching and research

Article 5, paragraph 3 of our basic law in Germany states: Art and science, research and teaching are free. Freedom of teaching does not absolve faithfulness from the Constitution. It contradicts my understanding of democracy that the vast majority of lecturers and researchers cannot work freely in this field due to fixed-term employment contracts. In Continue reading More freedom for teaching and research

Perspective academia

Perspective academia

It is difficult for scientists in Germany to continue working in academia long-term after completing a doctorate. They have to compete with each other for a small number of permanent positions. As an alternative, why not ​​place the narrow bottleneck for long-term perspectives in research directly after the doctorate? On a fallow land, near the Continue reading Perspective academia