Employment Opportunities and Stipends

Employment Opportunities at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law

Below please find information regarding current employment opportunities at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg i. Br. Unless otherwise stipulated, please submit any applications for open positions to:

Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches
und internationales Strafrecht
Günterstalstr. 73
79100 Freiburg i.Br. / Germany

14.04.2014: Six doctoral research positions by the Max Planck Society (1365 EUR/month) for research topics in the areas of criminal law and criminology as of 1 July 2014 or later

– within the framework of the International Max Planck Research School for Comparative Criminal Law (IMPRS CC) –

Application deadline: 1 June 2014

Application information

Further information [in German]


– For more entries click on the German version

Unsolicited applications

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I-REF: Student Interns and Rechtsreferendare (Lawyers-in-Training)

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Stipends at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law

In fostering individual research projects, the Max Planck Society offers researchers the possibility of obtaining a scholarship to help support their research at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Germany. Further details and information on the value of these scholarships and on the application procedure can be found on a separate web page.


Jobs and Stipends Pool (Other Institutions): Criminology and Criminal Law

Below you will find a mutual "bulletin board" shared by several criminological institutes and institutions. If you are interested in one or more of the open positions, please contact the corresponding institute(s) directly.

The following institutes and institutions make postings on the job exchange:

  • Bayerisches Landeskriminalamt: Kriminologische Forschungsgruppe der Bayerischen Polizei
  • Kriminologisches Forschungsinstitut Niedersachsen e.V.
  • Universität Heidelberg: Institut für Kriminologie
  • Universität Konstanz: Juristische Fakultät
  • Universität Trier: Lehrstuhl für Strafrecht, Strafprozessrecht und Kriminologie einschließlich Strafvollzugs- und Jugendrecht
  • Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität: Institut für Kriminalwissenschaften, Abteilung IV

04.03.2014: Research Fellowship in Comparative and Cross-National Justice System Studies at the Robina Institute of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota / USA

Further information

28.01.2014: Research Assistant/Doctoral Candidate (m/f) at the Department of Criminology, Criminal Policy and Police Science, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

– as of 1 May 2014 or later –

Further information

– For more entries click on the German version


International Graduate Academy, University of Freiburg

Further information | Scholarships and Grants


German Chancellor Fellowship for Prospective Leaders, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

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"Lichtenberg Professorships," Volkswagen Foundation

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  • Last update: 16 April 2014
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